Building Safe Communities (BSC) is a newsletter designed for those involved in community-based traffic safety programs or other efforts to prevent motor vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian injuries. BSC features reports, interviews, and news about prevention strategies and technologies, data collection and analysis, coalition-building, public education and communication, and fund-raising. It includes information on useful resources and a calendar of conferences and traffic safety emphasis periods.

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ISSUES
PDF of BSC issue Volume 5, Number 4 - Fall 2002
Increasing Seat Belt Use in Rural America
PDF of BSC issue Volume 5, Number 3 - Summer 2002
Network of Employers for Traffic Safety
PDF of BSC issue Volume 5, Number 2 - Spring 2002
Bicycle Safety Update
PDF of BSC issue Volume 5, Number 1 - Winter 2001
Safe Route to Schools
PDF of BSC issue Volume 4, Number 4 - Fall 2001
National News
PDF of BSC issue Volume 4, Number 3 - Summer 2001
2001: A Safety Odyssey
PDF of BSC issue Volume 4, Number 2 - Spring 2001
May: A Busy Month for Safety
PDF of BSC issue Volume 4, Number 1 - Winter 2000/2001
National Child Safety Passenger Week
PDF of BSC issue Volume 3, Number 6 - October 2000
Unbuckled Children and Impaired Drivers: Doubly Dangerous
PDF of BSC issue Volume 3, Number 5 - August 2000
Time to Go Back to School
PDF of BSC issue Volume 3, Number 4 - June 2000
EMS and Law Enforcement
PDF of BSC issue Volume 3, Number 3 - April 2000
Get Ready for May
PDF of BSC issue Volume 3, Number 2 - February 2000
Buckling Up Safe Communities
PDF of BSC issue Volume 3, Number 1 - December 1999
You Drink & Drive. You Lose.
PDF of BSC issue Volume 2, Number 6 - October/November 1999
Youth Programs
PDF of BSC issue Volume 2, Number 5 - August/September 1999
EMS and Law Enforcement
PDF of BSC issue Volume 2, Number 4 - May/June 1999
Outside the Car (Pedestrian, Bicycle, and Motorcycle Injuries)
PDF of BSC issue Volume 2, Number 3 - March/April 1999
Cultural Diversity and Safe Communities
PDF of BSC issue Volume 2, Number 2 - January/February 1999
Buckling Up Safe Communities (Occupant Protection)
PDF of BSC issue Volume 2, Number 1 - October/November 1998
Preventing Impaired Driving
PDF of BSC issue Volume 1, Number 6 - August/September 1998
Measuring Success (Program Evaluation)
PDF of BSC issue Volume 1, Number 5 - June/July 1998
Citizen Involvement and Safe Communities
PDF of BSC issue Volume 1, Number 4 - April/May 1998
Resources for Safe Communities
PDF of BSC issue Volume 1, Number 3 - December 1997/January 1998
Using Data to Build a Safe Community
PDF of BSC issue Volume 1, Number 2 - October/November 1997
Expanding Partnerships for Safe Communities
PDF of BSC issue Volume 1, Number 1 - August/September 1997
Safe Communities: Defining A Vision