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Child Safety

March 19, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Roy Gothie

Being predictable and following rules are keys to roadway safety, but you must also be visible to reduce the potential for crashes.


March 11, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Larissa Newton

Nearly 1 in 4 on the road today has an open, unrepaired recall. This can seriously affect the safety of you and those around you.


January 16, 2019 12:00 AM
By: Ellerie Krot

In October, PennDOT and its partners honored students and school bus drivers across the state for highlighting school bus safety.


January 11, 2019 04:00 PM

Every year on January 11th, we recognize National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. And on this day, we wear blue to pledge solidarity.


September 24, 2018 12:00 AM
By: Larissa Newton

When traveling, the best way to protect children is to place them in the right car seats for their ages and sizes.


January 09, 2018 12:00 AM

On Thursday, I'll be wearing blue because it's time to put the brakes on human trafficking.


December 08, 2017 12:00 AM
By: Alexis White

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


October 23, 2017 12:00 AM
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 12:00 AM
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 12:00 AM
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?