Office Chief: Janice Benton 916-654-5176
The goal of the Office of Traffic Safety is to:
Make safety improvements to the existing facility and reduce the number and/or severity of collisions.
Conduct and implement safety studies to identify innovative solutions to complex problems and improve safety effectiveness and efficiency.
Effectively communicate safety principles and techniques through OUTREACH and FEEDBACK from Caltrans districts, local and other state agencies and the people of California.
Evaluate and incorporate new technologies and products to pursue the safest transportation system possible.
Branches within the Office of Traffic Safety Progam
- Traffic Safety Investigations Branch
- Highway Safety Improvement Branch
- Traffic Safety Devices Branch
- Traffic Safety Studies Branch
- Pedestrian Safety Branch