Its official, November 13-17, is forever more National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announcing National Traffic Incident Response Awareness WeekNational TIM Community,
 
Its official, November 13-17, is forever more National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week (NTIRAW).   US DOT Secretary Elaine Chao presided over a special event at DOT Headquarters memorializing National Traffic Incident Response Awareness (NTIRAW) and signed a proclamation thereof.  She also congratulated us for reaching the 300,000 responders trained milestone.  Executives from all TIM disciplines were also present, made inspiring remarks and thanked the Secretary for her support.   Photos of the event can be found on the FHWA Flickr site.
 
Congratulations to all and be safe!        
 
Best regards,
Jim
James G. Austrich
SHRP 2 National Traffic Incident Management 
Responder Training Program Manager  
 
Federal Highway Administration
Office of Transportation Operations 
Traffic Incident & Event Management Team
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, Rm E-84-445
Washington, DC  20590