For Highway Safety Law Awareness Week, PennDOT and the PA State Police wanted to highlight driver safety laws that impact crash rates.
More than 20 percent of flood-related insurance claims nationwide come from properties outside high-risk flood zones.
Much of Pennsylvania has seen the wettest year on record, resulting in significant amounts of flooding and landslides throughout the state.
Marcus LaManna, a traffic control specialist in the Harrisburg-based Eastern Regional Traffic Management Center loves the outdoors.
The goal of the pilot project was to reduce the incident influence timeline between when an incident occurs and motorists are notified.
Highway Safety Law Awareness Week is a joint effort between PennDOT and the Pennsylvania State Police to highlight lesser-known laws.
PennDOT maintenance crews are tasked with taking care of our state highways. But one crew's biggest achievement may have been saving a life.
Winter Storm Jonas was a catalyst to look for ways to serve motorists even in the most extreme situations.
Keeping our roads safe takes a team effort — with Pennsylvania’s many emergency personnel sometimes being the unsung heroes of the lineup.
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.