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.
Pennsylvania motorcyclists and bicyclists rejoiced Sept. 18, 2016, when the state's "Ride on Red" law went into effect.
Children are our future, as they say, so why is it that 4 out of 5 car seats still are used incorrectly?
Daylighting is the process of cutting back trees so the road is exposed to more light.
The state's first Automated Vehicle Summit was meant to engage citizens in the planning of development and deployment of automated vehicles.
PennDOT and the Wolf Administration recently celebrated the opening of the state's first diverging diamond interchang.
Because of their immense size and weight, trucks and buses have special considerations for both their drivers and those driving near them.
Driving while impaired is a bad choice, period. It affects not only you, but those around you, including innocent strangers.
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.