5/23/2016 4:27:28 PM NC Launches Click It or Ticket Campaign to Encourage Vehicle Passenger Safety and Save Lives
Raleigh – North Carolina today kicked off the 23rd year of the state’s Click It or Ticket education and enforcement program to remind motorists that wearing a seat belt can save your life. The campaign aims to increase driver seat belt...
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5/5/2016 2:29:47 PM Governor McCrory Proclaims May As Seat Belt Safety Awareness Month
Raleigh – Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed May as Seat Belt Safety Awareness Month to remind vehicle occupants to buckle up in every seat, every time. Regardless of vehicle type, time of day, or seating position, wearing a seat belt is...
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5/3/2016 2:29:00 PM Governor McCrory Proclaims May As Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
Raleigh – Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month to encourage drivers to share the road with those riding motorcycles and to remind motorcyclists to practice safe riding. The N.C. Department of...
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4/11/2016 2:30:14 PM New Campaign Brings Awareness of Work Zone Safety
RALEIGH — Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed April as Work Zone Safety Awareness Month to remind motorists to slow down, don’t drive distracted, watch for workers, and drive safely through work zones. In conjunction with the...
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4/1/2016 10:55:03 AM Governor McCrory Proclaims April As Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Raleigh – Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month to increase awareness that distracted drivers are not only a danger to themselves, but everyone else on the road.  In conjunction with the...
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3/24/2016 11:07:28 AM N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program Launches New Enforcement Blitz Against Speeding
Raleigh, NC – The N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP) is launching its annual speed enforcement blitz from March 24 – April 3 under the tagline: “Obey the Sign or Pay the Fine.” The intensified enforcement effort against speeding...
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3/23/2016 3:46:10 PM 790 People Ran Out Of Luck This St. Patrick’s Day Arrested For Impaired Driving
Raleigh - The N.C. Department of Transportation and the N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program announced the results from the St. Patrick’s “Booze It and Lose It” campaign, which ran from March 16 – 20. There were 790 DWI charges, in which...
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3/16/2016 11:22:32 AM Drive Sober This St. Patrick’s Day. Don’t Push Your Luck.
RALEIGH – Shamrocks, pots of gold, leprechauns and good luck are all things that come to mind during the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. But no amount of luck can save you from a drunk-driving crash. Unfortunately, St. Patrick’s Day has become...
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2/4/2016 1:31:14 PM Don’t Drink And Drive And Keep Pounding!
Panthers Fans Are Smarter Than That. Raleigh, NC – The Super Bowl is America’s most watched national sporting event and this year North Carolinians will be tuning in to cheer on our own Carolina Panthers. The N.C. Governor’s Highway...
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1/7/2016 2:28:10 PM 2015 Holiday “Booze It & Lose It” Campaign Yields 2822 Alcohol DWI Arrests
RALEIGH – State and local law enforcement spent their holidays keeping impaired drivers off the roads during N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program’s “Booze It and Lose It” campaign, which ran from December 11 to January 3. The campaign...
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