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Please review our highlights of our past contest results and other happenings involving our community.
2014 Video Contest
The Gloucester County Highway Safety Taskforce announces its eleventh annual High School Video Contest. Students will have a choice of four (4) topics this year: (1) Driving Under the Influence, (2) Distracted Driving (Cellular phone usage / texting), (3) Drowsy Driving, and (4) Pedestrian Safety. Students may team up to produce a 30 second video depicting the dangers of the selected topic(s). The Grand Prize winning video will again be aired on commercial television, in addition to prizes for the top ten (10) videos. The contest is open to any high school student residing in Gloucester County. The deadline for entry is March 1, 2014. For a complete set of rules, as well as a list of credible reference sites, please click here: 2014 Contest Rules
 
2013 Video Contest Winners
The Gloucester County Highway Safety Taskforce would like to congratulate Josephine Tanopo and Rachelle Schoch from Gloucester County Institute of Technology for taking 1st place in this year’s contest. Their video “The World Does Know” bested 118 other entries to earn top honors. For winning the contest, the video was aired on cable television for a period of three weeks, and the winning team received savings bonds and other prizes. For a complete list of the top 10 videos, please click here: 2013 Video Contest Winners.
 
Child Passenger Safety Technician Class  
The Gloucester County Highway Safety Task Force and National Safe Kids recently sponsored a Child Passenger Safety Technician class at the Gloucester County Fire Academy. In all, thirty new technicians were trained to properly install child passenger safety seats. There is information available to find a technician or to schedule an appointment to have your seat checked.
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Gloucester County’s Distracted Driving Prevention Initiative

The Gloucester County Highway Safety Taskforce is undertaking an effort to eliminate distracted driving on Gloucester County roadways. Please take a moment to review our educational brochure, and watch “Put it Down,” a video sponsored by AT&T highlighting the consequences of distracted driving:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X78F-gsZMFg&feature=youtu.be

 
 

 


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