Office of Highway Safety:
Who We Are

Our Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of the Office of Highway Safety are housing and maintaining the Statewide Collision Database, analyzing and disseminating collision statistics, and administering the federal section 402 highway safety funds.

Where and Who We Are

The Office of Highway Safety is located in Boise, Idaho at the Idaho Transportation Department headquarters complex.  The Office of Highway Safety is located in the triple wide trailer that runs parallel to State Street.

The physical address is:
Idaho Transportation Department
Office of Highway Safety
3311 W. State Street
Boise,  ID  83707-1129
Phone:  (208) 334-8100
Fax:     (208) 334-4430

The mailing address is:
Idaho Transportation Department
Office of Highway Safety
PO Box 7129
Boise,  ID  83707-1129

How We Fit In

The  Office of Highway Safety is under the Division of Engineering Products and Plans of the Idaho Transportation Department and works closely with other Department sections and districts to promote safe driving behaviors and improve the safety of roadways on the state highway system.

The Director of the Idaho Transportation Department serves as the Governors highway safety representative.  The Office of Highway Safety is managed by the Highway Safety Manager.  The Office of Highway Safety consists of two teams: the  records team and the programs team.  The records team is responsible for maintaining, updating, and ensuring the quality of the statewide motor vehicle crash database.  The program team is  responsible for administering Idaho's Federal highway safety funds and analyzing and disseminating the crash data.  All funding is subject to approval by the Idaho Traffic Safety Commission and the Idaho Transportation Board.

Please send comments, questions, and suggestions to ohsweb@itd.idaho.gov