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Austin Peay State University police earn two awards at Tennessee’s annual Law Enforcement Challenge

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University Police (APSU) Department earned two safety awards – including special recognition for the department’s work in seat belt enforcement – during the Tennessee Highway Safety Office’s (THSO) annual Law Enforcement Challenge.

Austin Peay State University Police Department receives two safety awards at annual Law Enforcement Challenge. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Police Department receives two safety awards at the annual Law Enforcement Challenge. (APSU Sports Information)

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AAA partners with Tennessee Highway Safety Office to Offer Traffic Safety Scholarship

 

AAANashville, TN – The Auto Club Group (AAA) joins the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) for the second year to offer the Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship Award.

The THSO and AAA – The Auto Club Group will reward one exemplary high school senior in Tennessee with a $3,000 scholarship for working with the THSO’s Reduce TN Crashes program to improve teen driver safety within their local community.

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Tennessee Senator Bill Powers praises award of Highway Safety Grants for Montgomery County

 

Tennessee State GovernmentNashville, TN – Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers (R-Clarksville) today praised the award of four major Public Safety Grants designed to promote public safety on local roads and to curb drunk driving. The combined grants total over $444,800.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

District 22 Tennessee State Senator Bill Powers.

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AAA works with Tennessee Highway Safety Office to Offer Traffic Safety Scholarship

 

AAATennessee – The Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) joined AAA – The Auto Club Group to grant Dana White the Reduce Tennessee Crashes Scholarship Award.

Ms. White will receive $3,000 toward her college education for working with the THSO’s Reduce Tennessee Crashes program to improve driver safety within her local community.

$3,000 Scholarship Awarded to High School Senior Dana White. (AAA)

$3,000 Scholarship Awarded to High School Senior Dana White. (AAA)

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AAA Partners with Tennessee Highway Safety Office to Offer Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship

 

AAANashville, TN – The Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) has joined AAA – The Auto Club Group to offer the Reduce TN Crashes Scholarship Award.

The THSO has partnered with AAA – The Auto Club Group to provide one high school senior the opportunity to earn a $3,000 scholarship by working with the THSO’s Reduce TN Crashes program to improve driver safety within their local community.

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Tennessee Highway Safety Office Reports an All-Time High in Statewide Seat Belt Usage

 

Tennessee Highway Safety OfficeNashville, TNOn Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) announced a significant increase in the state’s overall seat belt usage rate, compared to previous years.

Tennessee’s Seat Belt Usage Rate Reached 91.75 Percent in 2019

Tennessee’s Seat Belt Usage Rate Reached 91.75 Percent in 2019

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Traffic Safety Task Force receives Award

 

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The Clarksville-Montgomery County Traffic Safety Task Force was recently recognized by the Tennessee Highway Safety Office for their work in traffic safety.

The Task Force received the Directors Award at the Life Savers Conference on Thursday, September 5th, 2019 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

The Directors Award is presented to an individual or group who exemplify an exceptional performance of passion and dedication to saving lives.

Clarksville-Montgomery County Traffic Safety Task Force receives Directors Award from Tennessee Highway Safety Office.

Clarksville-Montgomery County Traffic Safety Task Force receives Directors Award from Tennessee Highway Safety Office.

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Fort Campbell Traffic Management says Distracted Driving can cost you more than Money

 

Fort Campbell KY - 101st Airborne DivisionFort Campbell, KY – Fort Campbell Traffic Management and Collision Investigations, Installation Provost Marshal Office traffic supervisor Lt. Nicholas Pietila says distracted driving is the No. 1 cause of collisions on the installation.

“There are about 25 roadway collisions on post each week, the majority of which are caused by distracted driving, or it’s a contributing factor,” Pietila said.

Distractions are anything that take the driver’s attention away from the task of operating a motor vehicle safely. Among the most dangerous distractions is texting while driving, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Entrance sign near the incoming lane outside of Gate 4 at Fort Campbell, KY. Fort Campbell is home to the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) "Screaming Eagles". (Sam Shore)

Entrance sign near the incoming lane outside of Gate 4 at Fort Campbell, KY. Fort Campbell is home to the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) “Screaming Eagles”. (Sam Shore)

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Clarksville Police Department receives grant for Motorcycle Education, Training, Enforcement

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – In Clarksville for 2018, the Clarksville Police Department reports that there were 106 motorcycle crashes, with 76 injured, four fatalities, and 39 property damage crashes.

In 2019, as of May 8th, CPD had 29 motorcycle crashes, with 19 injured, 0 fatalities, and 10 property damage crashes. Even though there have been no fatalities for 2019, two of the crashes resulted in the riders having life altering injuries and are still hospitalized.

Tennessee Highway Safety Office awards Clarksville Police Department a $12,000 Specialized Motorcycle Enforcement Grant.

Tennessee Highway Safety Office awards Clarksville Police Department a $12,000 Specialized Motorcycle Enforcement Grant.

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Clarksville Police Department Promotes Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

 

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Police Department (CPD) will be partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office to promote motorcycle safety during the month of May, which is nationally recognized as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.

Agencies participate by providing information and increasing awareness in their communities about the importance of sharing the road and looking twice for motorcyclists.

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