TRB Webinar: Emerging Technology, Tools, and Practices to Address Impaired Driving

This webinar was posted on 01/31/2024

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February 29, 2024 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
1.50 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.00 hour(s)
AICP: 0.00 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)

New technology, tools, and practices are being used to help address issues around impaired driving. TRB will host a webinar on Thursday, February 29, 2024 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM Eastern that will share new tools and practices to address the continued threat. Presenters will discuss current issues related to driving under the influence (DUI) adjudication and impairment detection and how these processes can be improved. Presenters will also identify new and emerging ideas to address impaired driving on our roadways.
This is the third webinar in a series on how the impaired driving paradigm is changing. The first webinar was Safe System Approach to Substance Abuse. The second webinar was Societal Perceptions of Impaired Driving and Strategies for Law Enforcement.
This webinar is sponsored by TRB’s Standing Technical Committee for Impairment in Transportation.
Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.
A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.
Webinar agenda and presenters

  • Introduction – Tara Casanova Powell, Association of Transportation Safety Information Professionals
  • Technology and impairment detection – Ken Fichtler, Gaize
  • Judicial challenges and strategies regarding DUI adjudication – Jackie McMahon, Connecticut Division of Criminal Justice
  • Question and answer session moderated by Max Roberts, Washington Traffic Safety Commission

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.
Learning Objectives
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Identify current issues in DUI adjudication and understand how new practices can improve the process
  • Recognize how new technologies are used to detect driver impairment

Professional Development Hours
Professional engineers (PEs) who register and attend the entire webinar as an individual will be awarded 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs). TRB’s webinar program awards PDH credits only to the registered individual, and not to other members of a group that view the webinar together. To be eligible for the credits, individuals must remain signed in for the entire webinar, including for any question and answer session following the presentations.
This webinar will be delivered as a scheduled – e-learning live event and is categorized within RCEP as Technical, Health and Safety.
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TRB will report credits earned to the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, D.C., 20005.
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