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2013 GHSA Annual Meeting
Highway Safety & Technology:
Safely Navigating the Road Ahead

San Diego, California | August 25 - 28

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The Allstate Foundation logo The Allstate Foundation GHSA icon was established in 1952 and is an independent, charitable organization made possible by subsidiaries of The Allstate Corporation. The Allstate Foundation partners with nonprofit organizations on community initiatives that promote: safe and vital communities; tolerance, inclusion, and diversity; and, economic empowerment. Teen driving has been a funding priority for the Foundation since 2005. More information is available at and
Ford DSFL Logo Ford Motor Company Fund/Ford Driving Skills for Life.GHSA icon
Ford Driving Skills for Life (FDSFL) is one of the nation's most comprehensive, award-winning, teen driver safety programs. It was developed by Ford Motor Company Fund in partnership with the Governors Highway Safety Association and a panel of safety experts in 2003. FDSFL helps newly licensed drivers improve their skills in four key areas that experts have identified as being the most problematic for teen drivers: hazard recognition, vehicle handling, speed management, and space management. Visit us online at
Toyota logo Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. GHSA icon is the marketing, sales, distribution and customer service arm of Toyota in America. Toyota Motor Sales is America’s fourth largest car maker and manufactures more than one million cars per year in North America. Visit us online at


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Nissan North America, Inc. GHSA iconis committed to developing advanced technologies to produce vehicles with the highest levels of safety performance and customer satisfaction, and we strive to educate drivers through our safety programs, Snug Kids and Quest for Safety. Nissan has also served as the national presenting sponsor of the Mothers Against Drunk Driving Strides for Change 5K fundraising walks for the past two years, raising more than $1 million in 2005 for drunk driving prevention and safety awareness programs. Visit us online at
State Farm logo State Farm® GHSA icon insures more cars and homes than any other insurer in the U.S., is the leading insurer of watercraft and is also a leading insurer in Canada. State Farm's 17,700 agents and 68,000 employees serve 81 million policies and accounts - more than 79 million auto, fire, life and health policies in the United States and Canada, and nearly 2 million bank accounts. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 34 on the Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information visit us online at® or in Canada®.

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Nationwide Insurance logo Nationwide Insurance, headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the world. At Nationwide, we’re in the business of protecting what matters most, and that includes helping people stay safe on the roads, at home and at work. For more information visit us online at
Volvo Logo Volvo Cars of North America, LLC. GHSA icon From the precision of our engineering, to the finish of our design, you’re looking at a mark of quality. Whether behind the wheel or designing a car, knowledge saves lives. Find out what we’ve learned and how we’ve spent 80 years putting it into place. Visit us online at

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The Century Council logo The Century Council GHSA icon, a national not-for-profit organization funded by America's leading distillers is actively involved in fighting drunk driving and underage drinking. Through its educational programs and public awareness campaigns, the Council reaches out to parents, youth, educators and many other groups nationwide with valuable information and strategies to address these important issues. Visit us online at
Kia logo Kia Motors America (KMA) is the marketing and distribution arm of Kia Motors Corporation based in Seoul, South Korea. Offerring a complete line of vehicles through more than 765 dealers throughout the U.S., in 2012 KMA recorded its best-ever sales total. Kia will continue to build the brand through design innovation, quality, value, advanced safety features and new technologies. Kia is proud to be the official vehicle and presenting sponsor of B.R.A.K.E.S. (Be Responsible And Keep Everyone Safe) Teen Pro-Active Driving School to provide teens nationwide with advanced hands-on defensive driving instruction to help themselves and others safe on the road. Learn more at Media information and photography is at Sign up for news releases at

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AAA logo AAA. GHSA icon During more than a century of public service, AAA has been dedicated to promoting traffic safety through education, advocacy and research.  For more information about AAA's efforts, please visit us online at
Alliance of Automobile Manufacturer logo Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, Inc. is a trade association of 10 car and light truck manufacturers including BMW Group, Chrysler LLC, Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz USA, Mitsubishi Motors, Porsche, Toyota and Volkswagen and serves as a leading advocacy group for the automobile industry on a range of public policy issues. For more information, visit us online at
AT&T logo AT&T. In 2012, AT&T grabbed the wheel to take its It Can Wait campaign to the next level by speaking up and speaking out with a simple message – no text is worth a life – driving behavior change. They introduced a texting-and-driving simulator to provide hands-on experiences. The simulator – accessible online and through traveling gaming chairs – has put more than 50,000 teens behind the wheel in high schools, universities and events across the country to experience virtually the dangers of texting and driving. Learn more at
Chrysler logo Chrysler Group LLC is a leading provider of automotive and transportation products and services, producing more than 24 vehicles under the Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge brands and parts under the Mopar name. The company, which generated revenues of more than $62 billion in 2006, operates in more than 125 countries and has nearly 80,000 employees worldwide. Visit us online at
DriveCam, Inc. logo DriveCam, Inc. THE DRIVER SCIENCE COMPANY. Find us online at
Fisher College logo Fisher College is an accredited four-year college located in Boston's historic Back Bay. Fisher provides affordable, real-world educations that prepare students to achieve their career goals and compete in today's challenging economy. Recently, Fisher College launched its new Transportation Safety Initiative that will work to educate students and the community on the dangers of distracted driving and safe driving habits that can save lives. For more information, call 617-236-8800 or visit
Mazda logo Mazda North American Operations. Celebrating its 40th Anniversary in the United States in 2010, Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. and oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda vehicles in the United States, Canada and Mexico through nearly 900 dealers.  Operations in Canada are managed by Mazda Canada, Inc., located in Ontario; and in Mexico by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For more information, visit us online at
National Coalition for Safer Roads logo The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) advocates for the use of red light safety cameras to change reckless driver behavior, stop red-light running and save lives. Supported by American Traffic Solutions, NCSR partners include the National Safety Council; Safe Kids USA; Child Safety Network; National Organizations for Youth Safety; America Walks; and Red Means Stop, and many police departments, medical professionals, safety advocates, industry/community leaders, and concerned citizens. Visit

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Mercer Consulting Group Mercer Consulting Group LLC GHSA icon offers an experienced team specializing in traffic safety programs including assessment, public policy, planning, leadership development, training, earned media and legislative advocacy strategies. We help highway safety offices “move the numbers" in the right direction and stretch limited dollars. For more information, visit us online at
Rubber Manufacturers Assoc Logo Rubber Manufacturers Association GHSA icon is the national trade association for tire manufacturers. Through its "Be Tire Smart - Plan Your PART" consumer education program, RMA works with industry, motorist safety advocates and federal and state agencies to promote proper tire care and maintenance. Visit us online at

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