Center for Traffic Safety

The Center for Traffic Safety develops and implements comprehensive community traffic safety programs intended to reduce the incidence of traffic crashes, injuries, and deaths.

The traffic safety issues that we address include, but are not limited to:

  • Aggressive Driving
  • Child Passenger Safety
  • Distracted Driving
  • Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • Mature Drivers
  • Motorcycle/Bicycle
  • Pedestrian Safety
  • Rail-Highway Grade Crossing Safety
  • Safe Driving
  • Safe Driving in Amish Country
  • Safety and Awareness
  • School Bus Safety
  • Seat Belts
  • Sharing the Road With Big Trucks
  • Underage Drinking
  • Vehicle Safety
  • Young Drivers


The Center and its trained, experienced staff are well qualified to address any traffic safety-related topics. We provide technical support to local governments, school districts, police departments, health care providers, volunteer and civic organizations, and other professional groups.

  • Traffic Safety Presentations
  • Brochures, Posters, Handouts
  • Video Library, DVD/VHS (checkout basis)
  • Bicycle Safety Derbies
  • Child Safety Seat Clinics (staff members are National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [NHTSA] certified technicians)

All services are provided free of charge.

See our Video Library Directory (PDF).


  • Barbara Zortman - Director
  • Missy Sweitzer - Traffic Safety Specialist, Coordinator for Adams and York Counties
  • Tracy Linn - Traffic Safety Specialist, Coordinator for Lancaster and Lebanon Counties
  • Gladys Appel - Administrative Assistant

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