Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Education Program
is to prevent injuries to children and adults from bicycle and
pedestrian crashes by training them with the knowledge and skills needed to be
competent and safe in traffic.
is to administer a traffic and bicycle safety education program
through workshops and continuing education programs for Nevada’s school
teachers, community volunteers, law enforcement officers and recreation leaders.
Pilot projects, research, media or awareness campaigns and the production of
documents and guidelines are also carried out as part of the program's goal. By
creating partnerships with local community and non-profit organizations, OTS
provides ongoing education and funding opportunities, as well as special events
targeting safety with the intent of:
- Increasing proper bicycle helmet use.
- Increasing obedience to traffic laws by pedestrians, bicyclists or
- Increasing walking or bicycle use as a substitute commute to school or
- Increasing physical activity and reducing negative environmental effects
thereby promoting a healthier community.
- Increase and package educational opportunities in such a way as to
encourage widespread application.
Nevada Elementary Instructors Course Info
Bike-Ped Mini Grant
Bike-Ped Mini Grant Instructions 2007-08
Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Program (NDOT)
Nevada Bicycle Advisory Board
Nevada Laws (bicycle related)
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
Safe Routes to School
Look Out Kids About
Reno Sparks Kiwanis Bike Program
Safe Kids-Washoe County
Silver State Bicycle Coalition
League of American Bicyclists
Regional Transportation Commission (RTC)