STOREFRONT SAFETY COUNCIL
Launched in 2012, the Council is comprised of volunteers from a variety of backgrounds who are passionate about ending vehicle-into-building crashes.
WHOLE BUILDING DESIGN GUIDE
The WBDG web site is offered as an assistance to the building community by the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) through funding support from the Department of Defense, the NAVFAC Engineering Innovation and Criteria Office, the Army Corps of Engineers, the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), the Department of Veterans Affairs, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the Department of Energy, and the assistance of the Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC). A Board of Direction and Advisory Committee, consisting of representatives from over 25 participating federal agencies guide the development of the WBDG. Read more.
ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), is a globally recognized leader in the development and delivery of international voluntary consensus standards.
TEXAS A&M TRANSPORTATION INSTITUTE
Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) develops solutions to the problems and challenges facing all modes of transportation. The Institute conducts over 600 research projects annually with over 200 sponsors at all levels of government and the private sector. Recognized as one of the premier higher education-affiliated transportation research agencies in the nation, TTI’s research and development program has resulted in significant breakthroughs across all facets of the transportation system. TTI research is widely known as an excellent value with a proven impact of saving lives, time and resources.
Park Green is a national leader in bringing sustainable safety, top-tier design and management practices to the parking industry in North America, Central America and South America. Our management team has a combined 75 years of professional experience to address problems of revenue, capacity, safety, environmental impacts, and reduced lifetime costs.
KEEPING US SAFE
"Saving Lives One Family at a Time." Keeping Us Safe offers CEU programs have been recognized by the NY Times, the Kiplinger Retirement Report, the Canadian Medical Association Journal, The Huffington Post, NPR, the National Institute on Aging’s Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center, and NBC News. Programs include Driving Under the Influence of Dementia and Bringing a Peaceful Resolution to
Complex & Sensitive Senior Driving Issues. Click here to access the Beyond Driving with Dignity workbook; a valuable resource and tool for the families of older drivers
Evidence-based Cognitive Assessment tools for evaluating cognitively at-risk drivers fairly, easily and accurately. We are the global leader in evidence-based assessment technology for the fair and accurate assessment of cognitively at-risk drivers. We protect safe drivers from misidentification, based solely on their medical condition or age, and accurately identify unsafe drivers to protect them, their families and other road users.
Vehicles crash into restaurants, stores, salons and other types of businesses all the time, often injuring and sometimes killing customers and employees. Storefront Safety Council, Mark Wright, discovered this the hard way when he got hit in 2008. Find out why these crashes happen—and what you can do about this surprising safety problem.