Highway Safety

2022 SHSP Update and 2023 VRU Safety Assessment


Our mission is to continually improve the safety of users of Louisiana's highway system through the implementation of the highway safety program.


Our goal is to decrease the frequency, rate, severity of, and potential for crashes involving motor vehicles, bicyclists, and pedestrians on public roads in Louisiana through the implementation of the Strategic Highway Safety Plan involving engineering, enforcement, education, and emergency services.

Goal: Reduce Fatalities 50% By 2030



Location Information
Physical AddressHighway Safety Section
1201 Capitol Access Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 94245
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245
Phone Number(225) 379-1988
Fax Number(225) 242-4552
Group Email

225-242-4574Highway Safety EI
225-379-1451FARS Supervisor / Highway Safety
225-379-1958Highway Safety Engineer
225-379-1838SHSP Manager
225-379-1950Highway Safety Administrator
225-379-1205Safe Routes to School / LRSP Engineer
225-379-1143Assistant Highway Safety Administrator
225-379-1919Safe Routes to Public Places Program / Local Road Safety Program