OHSP Offers Free Traffic Safety Materials
The Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning (OHSP) publishes various informative brochures, flyers, posters, and other traffic safety-related items throughout the year. Topics include drunk driving, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle safety, safety belts, and child passenger safety.
These materials are available free of charge. Quantities, unless otherwise noted, are limited to 250. Only one order per month will be accepted per customer. Please allow one to two weeks to receive your items.
Michigan Traffic Safety Materials Catalog
Note: Materials are only available to Michigan residents.
For more information, contact Cindy Stoneham at (517) 636-4256 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
Distractions, Underage Drinking: Life Can Change in a Second DVD available
The Traffic Improvement Association of Michigan (TIA) and OHSP partnered to create a new traffic safety resource DVD that can be used to educate teens and young adults about the dangers of underage drinking and distracted driving.
The DVD includes PowerPoint presentations and videos on underage drinking and distracted driving,speaker notes, and a video depicting a dramatization of a distracted driving crash.
Copies of the DVD are available at no cost and can be ordered by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling (517) 636-4256.
OHSP offering Vince and Larry® costumes for loan
Vince and Larry® have returned to help teach a crash course in seat belt safety. OHSP is offering the famous crash test dummies for loan, free of charge, for events on a first-come, first-served basis.
Vince and Larry® must be used to promote seat belt and car seat use. The costumes come with 250 trading cards to be handed out during events.
In addition, OHSP offers Click It the Cricket costumes for loan to promote seat belt and car seat safety. The Click It the Cricket costume comes with 250 Booster Bug coloring books to hand out during events.
Borrowers must agree to ship the costumes back at their expense by a date specified at the time of the loan. The approximate shipping cost is $20-$35.