REQUIRED ACTIVITY: Safe Driving Metal Signs


Photograph students with both the "Buckle Up America" sign and the "Don't Drive Distracted" signs installed in your school's public parking areas.


                         21% of teen drivers (age 15-19) involved in fatal crashes were distracted by the use of cell phones.

                                            -National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)


Submission Instructions: 
  1. Install both the metal "Buckle Up America" sign and "Don't Drive Distracted" sign in your school's public parking areas.
  2. If your school has not received signs in the past than contact Jackie Bain at to request them.
  3. Take photo(s) of students with both signs that demonstrate their role in creating awareness (Ex: students posing next to/under the sign).
  4. The signs must be installed in the photo with students to be approved.


To Get Your Points:

1.  Click "Submit Your Points" at this website.

2.  Fill out the online submission COMPLETELY.

              Tell us about the activity you completed:

Describe the activity that was completed

including the date of completion and any people pictured in the photo.

             School: Select your high school   

             Which Activity did you complete? Select the activity completed.

If you don't know, leave this field blank and we'll do our best to sort it for you!

If this event may fall in to more than one activity you may select only one

If this activity does not fit any activity listed then submit it for “BONUS POINTS”

             Your Email: Enter your email

             Your name: Enter to identify yourself as the submitter.

             What documentation do you have? 

             Students must be included in ALL documentation.

Upload your school's photo(s), video or other documentation of students involved in the activity.  

             Please upload photo(s) right-side-up.

             Attachments to add a file

             Enter a YouTube URL to submit a video


All individuals pictured have read and agree to the photo release.


I am over the age of 16

I am under the age of 16 and I have completed the Parental Consent Form

             How would you rate this activity? 

             How many students were engaged by this activity?

3.  Share photos and video to school social media sites  

Facebook     #ReduceTeenCrashesDelCoOH

Twitter         @ReduceOHCrashes 

Instagram    @reduceteencrashesdelcooh


*Note -This activity is required every new academic year

*Note - Schools must take new photos with and submit these pictures to earn points again for the current year. 

*Note- Points for all award levels will be counted instantaneously,

but the Silver Award will not be granted until a participating school has earned the Bronze Award!