Cpl Bush being presented the 2015 Z-Man Award by ALERT President Al Liebno

Cpl Bush being presented the 2015 Z-Man Award by ALERT President Al Liebno

2015 Z-Man Award

        ALERT International annually presents the Mark “Z-Man” Zylawy Achievement Award to an individual or group that has supported the Association’s mission and values by developing and/or presenting innovative ideas in Police Driver Training.  Cpl Geoff Bush, Pa. State Police is the 2015 “Z-Man” Award recipient.  During the past year Cpl. Bush has revised the PSP recruit EVO program from what had been used for over a decade,  was instrumental in the implementation of the Below 100 program within the central region of Pennsylvania and obtain approval from his Department’s command staff to begin an auxiliary EVO instructor program utilizing field instructors at the academy.  Additionally Geoff facilitated an extensive evaluation of the effects that the lost of ABS during emergency/pursuits has on vehicles equipped with ESC technology.

Congratulations to Cpl. Bush and thank you Geoff for your dedication to improving EVO training not only for your department but for officers of allied agencies in the Central Pennsylvania area.