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About Saferoads

Every year, hundreds of Albertans are killed in traffic collisions. Every one of those people was someone's family member or friend.

Alberta's Office of Traffic Safety seeks to reduce the number of injuries and deaths on our roadways through communications programs and road safety funding.

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Transportation Safety Plan

A new plan to save more lives

Alberta’s first Traffic Safety Plan, the first strategy of its kind in Canada, was introduced in 2007. The number of collisions, deaths and injuries on Alberta’s roads has declined considerably since the implementation of this plan.

Alberta Transportation Safety Plan ›
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Traffic Safety Calendar

Planning for the year ahead

The Traffic Safety Calendar highlights important traffic safety topics from across Alberta each month. Enforcement agencies, Regional Traffic Safety Consultants and other stakeholders work together using an integrated strategy to ensure that all enforcement and communication is aligned with the Alberta Traffic Safety Calendar.

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Newsroom

Avoid the blind spot beside large trucks

June 30th 2017

June’s traffic safety campaign focuses on educating drivers about the differences between commercial vehicles and smaller passenger vehicles.

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Motorcyclists and drivers need to share the road

June 1st 2017

Motorcyclists are vulnerable road users, with more than two-thirds of collisions involving a motorcycle resulting in death or injury, compared with approximately one in 10 for all collisions.

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Off-highway vehicle helmets required by May 15

June 1st 2017

An approved helmet will be mandatory for those riding an off-highway vehicle (OHV) on public land in Alberta beginning May 15.

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Media Contacts

Media Inquires:

Ph: (780) 427-7674 (toll free in Alberta 310-0000)
Email: Trans.Contact.Us.m@gov.ab.ca