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Road Safety Award

Open to CCMTA Members and Associates, the CCMTA Road Safety Award celebrates outstanding individuals, teams and organizations whose work is aligned with the CCMTA vision to advance road safety. Examples of this work may include public education aimed at deterring unsafe actions on the road (i.e. distracted driving, driving impaired, etc.), as well as marketing, promotion and legislative initiatives that enhance road safety.


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Submission Dealine: March 16, 2018. 

2017 Award Recipient


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 Award presented to Alberta Transportation Spot the Difference Campaign

About the CCMTA Road Safety Award

Created in support of Road Safety Strategy 2025: Towards zero, the safest roads in the world, the CCMTA Road Safety Award recognizes strategies aimed at reducing injury and death on Canada’s roads.

Eligible candidates:

CCMTA Members (jurisdictions) and Associates in good standing, including individuals, groups, departments, organizations, or work teams.

Submission requirements:

The online submission form is available at

In the submission form, nominees will be invited to describe their road safety initiative up to a maximum of 2000 words. Illustration and photos are encouraged, where appropriate.

A) Eligibility

Activities/initiatives described must have occurred in the 2016 calendar year.

B) Components of submission

  • Demonstrates a commitment to reduce fatalities and serious injuries on our roads
  • Demonstrates a unique or creative attempt to advance road safety
  • Clearly illustrates the objectives of the initiative through relevant content, samples/illustrations, and any available results or evaluation measurements.
  • Supports one or more of the Road Safety Strategy 2025 objectives:
    • Raising public awareness and commitment to road safety
    • Improving communication, cooperation and collaboration among stakeholders
    • Enhancing legislation and enforcement
    • Improving road safety information in support of research and evaluation
    • Improving the safety of vehicles and road infrastructure
    • Leveraging technology and innovation

Nomination deadline:

March 16, 2018

Where to submit:

Send via email to:
Martin Rochon at
Canadian Council of Motor Transport Administrators

Inquiries regarding the award may be forwarded to or 613.736.1003 ext. 269.

Review Procedures:

A selection committee evaluates all submissions based on each criterion using weighting factors. The selection committee makes its decision based on the most suitable nominee.


The award recipient(s) will be notified on, or before Friday April 27, 2018.

CCMTA will officially recognize the award recipient at its Annual Meeting in Quebec City during the Provincial Banquet on June 5, 2018.

*Recipients are responsible for their travel and accommodation.