Distracted Driving Reduction Efforts Honored
Posted - Sep 11, 2017
The Southern Arizona Chapter of the Southern Arizona Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (SAASSE) awarded their annual Community Safety Award to three local governments for their efforts to reduce the hazards of distracted driving. The Town of Oro Valley, Pima County and the City of Tucson all passed stronger laws in 2017 designed to reduce injuries and fatalities from distracted driving, including the use of cell phones. The award was given during the annual banquet being held at the Southern Arizona Transportation Museum, 414 N. Toole Ave, Tucson, AZ.