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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.


November 21, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

​More people are going to be traveling this Thanksgiving holiday than in the past dozen years. PennDOT can help make that travel painless.


November 20, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

Winter Storm Jonas was a catalyst to look for ways to serve motorists even in the most extreme situations.


November 17, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

We don't need the Farmers' Almanac to know we're getting snow at some point. It's something PennDOT prepares for all year long.


November 13, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

What can PennDOT do to reach a teen audience and reduce the number of teens who die each year in vehicle crashes?


November 06, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

As we allow our bodies to adjust to a new schedule, we must make sure we get plenty of sleep — especially before we get behind the wheel.


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 19, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

Did you know snow removal wasn't always a given on Pennsylvania roads?


October 16, 2017
By: Larissa Newton

​National Teen Driver Safety Week was established by Congress in 2007, and is an important week highlighting teens' elevated crash risk.


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.