Text Size:   A+ A- A   •   Text Only
Site Image

Safety Spotlight Oregon Traffic Fatalities
Prepare Ahead for Winter Driving

Photo of slushy, snowy road 
With stormy wet weather in the forecast, ODOT is encouraging motorists to prepare their vehicles in advance and to plan for extra travel time. Adjusting your speed or changing a route based on the weather and being extra cautious all play up the importance of being prepared when major weather patterns are changing.
For safety tips and information visit the ODOT Winter Driving Tips page.
Be Ready! Winter Weather Tips - CDC Infographic
Avoid, Spot, Treat Frostbite & Hypothermia - CDC Infographic

Upcoming Events   

2017 Eastern Oregon EMS Conference - February 16-19, 2017 Pendleton, OR

Pacific Northwest Driver & Traffic Safety Conference - Mar 3-5, 2017 Portland, OR

Judicial Education Conference March 15-17, 2017 Lincoln City, OR
Lifesavers Conference - Mar 26-28, 2017  Charlotte, North Carolina

Annual DUII Conference April 20-21, 2017  Canyonville, OR

2017 Oregon EMS Conference September 22-24, 2017 Bend, OR

Oregon CPS Conference date TBD location TBD

Oregon Daily Traffic Toll Report
Year to date fatalities as of February 20, 2017
2017:  36
2016:  59
Percentage Change from 2016 to 2017: -39.0%
 photo of crash summary book
The Crash Analysis and Reporting (CAR) Unit provides motor vehicle crash data through multiple reports that can be found on their web site.

Oregon Manuals