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December 08, 2017
By: Alexis White

​PennDOT's strongest asset has always been its employees, who continuously show their dedication to improving the department.


October 23, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

Here’s a frightening Halloween statistic: Children are, on average, more than twice as likely to be hit by a vehicle and killed on Halloween


October 03, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

At some point every day, everyone is a pedestrian. Unfortunately, in Pennsylvania, pedestrian deaths have gone up — there were 172 in 2016.


September 19, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

​Children are our future, as they say, so why is it that 4 out of 5 car seats still are used incorrectly?


August 25, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

Adding a few minutes to your commute should be a small price to pay for the safety of the more than 1.5 million students transported daily.


July 03, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

Too often we hear the stories about young children who died when left alone in a sweltering hot car. And you think, "I would never do that!"


June 09, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

Pennsylvania's mandatory seat belt law isn't just about keeping you safe — it's about everyone in your vehicle.


May 01, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

Parents just want to keep their kids safe, especially when it comes time to hand over the car keys.


April 21, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

The good news is that we reached a record low in 2016 with 1,188 fatalities. To us, that's still 1,188 too many.