TRAFFIC ENGINEERING BRANCHES
Branch Chief: Dean Samuelson
The goal of the Traffic Safety Investigations Branch is to:
Reduce the collision rate and the severity of collisions by investigating locations on the State roadway system and recommending appropriate action that will enhance the roadways. Employees in the districts perform the investigations.
The primary role of the Traffic Safety Investigations Branch in Headquarters is one of support -- of ensuring that the districts have the adequate resources, tools, guidance, and training necessary to result in investigations that lower the collision rate and severity of collisions.