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PennDOT's strongest asset has always been its employees, who continuously show their dedication to improving the department.
More people are going to be traveling this Thanksgiving holiday than in the past dozen years. PennDOT can help make that travel painless.
Winter Storm Jonas was a catalyst to look for ways to serve motorists even in the most extreme situations.
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.
What can PennDOT do to reach a teen audience and reduce the number of teens who die each year in vehicle crashes?
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.
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
Did you know snow removal wasn't always a given on Pennsylvania roads?
National Teen Driver Safety Week was established by Congress in 2007, and is an important week highlighting teens' elevated crash risk.
At some point every day, everyone is a pedestrian. Unfortunately, in Pennsylvania, pedestrian deaths have gone up — there were 172 in 2016.
Did you know PennDOT is directly responsible for nearly 40,000 miles of highway and roughly 25,000 bridges? We oversee programs and policies affecting highways, urban and rural public transportation, airports, railroads, ports and waterways, in addition to administering the state's more than 11 million vehicle registrations and 8.8 million driver's licenses.
So, how do we do what we do? And how can we help you travel in Pennsylvania — whether it be for business or leisure — in safe and enjoyable manner? Read PennDOT Way to learn more about the department, what we do, and how and why we do it.