Most people don't realize the extent of checks and balances when it comes to what PennDOT uses or does.
Being predictable and following rules are keys to roadway safety, but you must also be visible to reduce the potential for crashes.
Doug Tomlinson works to reduce fatalities and serious crashes, while striving for a less congested road network.
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.
PennDOT recently released a series of new registration plates for motorists to purchase for their vehicles.
The time has come — Pennsylvanians are now able to get REAL ID-compliant driver's licenses or photo ID cards.
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.