ASIRT Annual Gala 2017
December 11, 2017 Gala a Success On December 11, 2017, ASIRT hosted its 21st annual reception at the Carnegie Institute of Science in Washington, D.C. This year's theme was "Building a Road Safe Future", an issue that impacts all road users worldwide including drivers, pedestrians, and passengers. Award recipients and speakers included Shane O'Connor, Communications Advisor at FedEx Global Citizenship for his steadfast commitment to road safety and in support of the Global Alliance of Road Safety NGOs' Advocacy Empowerment program; Maria Vegega, formerly of NHTSA; Tanya Mohn, an internationally acclaimed journalist for her excellent coverage of road safety; and community leaders and ASIRT volunteers Toby and Phil Berman for their invaluable service to the community at-large and ASIRT. NHTSA 's Jeffrey Michael delivered the keynote address. Guests viewed the powerful Luc Besson film Save Kids Lives.
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