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MADD and National Presenting Sponsor Waymo Kick Off Tie One On for Safety Holiday Campaign

DALLAS (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 16, 2022 Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and Waymo kicked off the 36th Annual Tie One On for Safety Holiday Campaign at Waymo’s Lancaster depot where they will showcase their fleet of autonomous...

Americans Overwhelmingly Support Auto Technology that Stops Drunk Drivers, New Ipsos Survey Shows

Law Mandating Impaired Driving Prevention Technology Passed One Year Ago Today Washington, D.C. (November 15, 2022) – A new Ipsos poll shows that 9 out of 10 Americans support technology that is integrated into a car’s...

MADD Survey Reveals Need to Encourage Parents to Talk to Kids About the Dangers of Alcohol and Other Drugs More Frequently

Link to the Live Press Release Article Here The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly touched each American family, with massive disruptions to work, school, and social routines. Now entering the third year of the...

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Mission Moment – November 2022

November 2022 Mission Moment Sergeant Ramon Gutierrez Harris County Sheriff’s Office, Texas On January 24, 2022, at about 1:00 am, Sergeant Ramon Gutierrez was struck and killed by a drunk driver in Harris County Texas on the East...

Guest Author – November 2022

Waymo Train First Responders How to Interact with Autonomous Vehicles The question is common: If there’s an emergency or incident, how will police and emergency responders interact with a fully autonomous vehicle? Waymo was the first company...

Officer of the Month – November 2022

November 2022 Officer of the Month Officer Brandon DeVita Holly Police Department, Michigan MADD proudly recognizes Officer Brandon DeVita of the Holly Police Department as our Officer of the Month for November 2022.  Officer DeVita joined the Holly...

PSAs

PSAs

Auto Technology to Prevent Impaired Driving

Auto Technology to Prevent Impaired Driving

A law passed in 2021 requires a national safety standard for technology in all new cars that would eliminate impaired driving.

BUI

BUI

BUI = DUI. Drinking and boating is just as deadly as drinking and driving. Know before you boat.

Tie One On For Safety

Tie One On For Safety

Learn more about Tie One On for Safety and MADD’s partnership with WAYMO.

Will You Walk With Us?

Will You Walk With Us?

Walk Like MADD today and together we will eliminate drunk driving tomorrow.

Rearview Mirror

Rearview Mirror

The “Rearview Mirror” video shows a mother driving and talking about road safety, then gazing at her smiling young daughter in the rearview

Ballerina

Ballerina

The “Ballerina” video contrasts images of a car crash with the joy of a mother watching her daughter perform at a dance recital.

Position Statements

Positions on Youth

MADD supports the research findings that the minimum age of 21 is effective in reducing alcohol-related problems. MADD advocates the establishment and maintenance...

Positions on Enforcement

MADD endorses open container restrictions which prevent the consumption of alcohol or the possession of open containers of alcohol in any motor vehicle....

Position on Drugged Driving

MADD believes that states which legalize the recreational use of Marijuana should restrict its sale to those who are age 21 and older....