Too many pedestrians and bicyclists are losing their lives on our roads, and in each case these tragedies are almost entirely preventable. LD 1130, the Traffic Safety Education Act will help reduce these unacceptable numbers
The legislation, which would be the first of its kind in the nation, would make sure that every Maine student receives one hour of age-appropriate traffic safety education each year, starting in the second grade.
You can read the bill here.
Read more about why we need this bill here.
The current legislative session ends on June 21, and the bill will come up for a vote before then. You can help get his bill enacted by calling your legislators and asking them to support it. If you need help finding you legislators’ contact information, email us and we’ll help put you in touch. This is an important bill and we need your help to get it passed.