This "Products for Enforcement Action Kit" (PEAK) aims to help officers join the fight against texting and driving, a growing epidemic that took 3,154 lives in 2013 alone. This toolkit helps law enforcement alert the public to prepare for maximum high-visibility texting-ban enforcement.
Electronic device use is becoming America's ultimate distraction, especially behind the wheel. Thanks to officers across the nation, a strong law enforcement presence will make this annual campaign a success by saving many lives.
Distracted Driving FAQs – Answers to some frequently asked questions that will help officers better understand the safety threat posed by texting and driving on America's roadways.
Earned Media – Prepared press releases, and an op-ed, and proclamation help get the word out about the National Distracted Driving Enforcement Campaign. Use these documents as samples to create promotional and educational materials.
Crackdown Timeline – Officers are encouraged to circulate and post this document internally to make sure everyone is aware of key campaign dates.
Enforcement Tips - From past and current demonstration projects, NHTSA has identified a variety of successful distracted driving enforcement techniques. State laws and enforcement agencies are unique; there’s no one-size-fits-all approach. The information includes promising strategies and techniques to successfully enforce distracted driving laws.