Please note: our offices are closed on state-observed holidays.

Child Passenger Safety

Motor vehicle crashes are the number one cause of unintentional deaths of children under 16 years of age in the United States.

 

Driving Dynamics

The Maine Driving Dynamics course is a driver improvement course designed to improve a student's defensive driving.

Updates

Impaired Driving & Traffic Safety Conference
Cannabis Studies: What Traffic Safety Professionals Need to Know
Presented by Scot Mattox and Joshua Saucier – Maine Bureau of Highway Safety

Presenters will share recent and foundational cannabis studies to increase awareness and delve into current data and findings, and technologies being developed and studied as it relates to detection, and enforcement of cannabis-impaired driving. Attendees will learn how the studies relate to impaired driving detection and enforcement and how they can utilize the information presented to enhance their investigations.

Friday, August 16 | 10:45am – 12:00pm
Washington, DC

Please register in advance to attend.

Car Seat Check Events
There are additional Car Seat Check Events coming up throughout the spring and summer months. The events are free of charge and parents and caregivers can learn how to properly install their child’s car seat and have their seat checked by certified Child Passengers Safety Technicians.

Child Passenger Safety Certification Training
Coming up in the year we have multiple Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Technician certification courses. Certified Technicians utilize their knowledge through a variety of activities, including car asea checks, where parents and caregivers receive education and hands-on experience on the proper use of their child restraint and safety belt systems.

Newsletter
The Maine Liaison - Spring 2024 

Traffic Fatalities

Traffic Fatalities through:
  June 21, 2024

70

*comparable prior years through June 21 of respective year

*2023

51

*2022

78

*2021

57

*2020

64

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