Enough: Putting the Brakes on Traffic Deaths in Georgia

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Enough: Putting the Brakes on Traffic Deaths in Georgia

Georgia traffic safety professionals join forces to discuss the trends and issues birthed on Georgia roadways during the pandemic.

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Anderson Conference Center 5171 Eisenhower Parkway Macon, GA 31206

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**Earn 6 hours of POST Credit for attendance

“Enough! Putting the Brakes on Georgia Traffic Deaths”

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Anderson Conference Center

5171 Eisenhower Parkway

Macon, GA 31206

AGENDA

8:00-9:00

Registration/Coffee

9:00-9:15

Welcome

Roger Hayes- Director of Law Enforcement Services, Governor’s Office of Highway Safety

Allen Poole – Director, Governor’s Office of Highway Safety

Garrett Townsend – Public Affairs Director, AAA- The Auto Club Group

Carmen Hayes-Regional Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

9:15-9:45

How did we get here?

Mark McKay-WSB Radio

9:45-10:45

The 4 E’s weigh in: Group Panel discussion with audience

Mark McKay-Moderator

Major Kendrick Lowe- North Division Adjutant, Georgia State Patrol

Lisa Dawson-Injury Prevention Program, Director Georgia Department of Public Health

Sam Harris- State Safety Program Manager, Georgia Department of Transportation

David Newton-Director, Georgia EMS and Trauma Office

10:45-11:00

BREAK

11:00-12:00

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Effective Highway Safety Messaging

Colleen Maxwell- Public Affairs Social Media Specialist, AAA-The Auto Club Group

Robert Hydrick- Communications Director, Governor’s Office of Highway Safety

12:00-1:00

LUNCH

1:00-1:45

“Breakout the Boxcutters: SAFE System to Save Lives”

Session Leaders:

Powell Harrelson-Senior Law Enforcement Coordinator, Governor’s Office of Highway Safety

Emma Harrington-Director of Injury Prevention and Education, Shepherd Center

Lt. Victor Tyson-Traffic Commander, Pooler Police Department

Denise Blake – Director of Field Operations, Mothers Against Drunk Driving

1:45-2:00

BREAK

2:00-2:30

“Game Plan: Ideas designed to save lives”

Robert Hydrick-Moderator

2:30-3:30

“Cold Hard Facts of Underage Drinking”

Shania Finkel-President, Students Against Destructive Decisions

3:30-3:35

Closing Remarks

Roger Hayes