4/11/2016 2:41:01 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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12/10/2015 12:53:17 PM Drunk Driving Takes the Cheer Out of the Holidays
RALEIGH – If you’re enjoying the holidays with a drink, the N.C. Department of Transportation and the Governor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP), along with state and local law enforcement, have a message for you: “Booze It & Lose...
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12/7/2015 12:54:09 PM Annual Tree of Life Ceremony Honors 1,277 Lives Lost on NC Highways in 2014
RALEIGH – The annual “Tree of Life” illuminated Friday evening on the grounds of the State Capitol in memory of the 1,277 lives lost on North Carolina highways last year. The Governor’s Highway Safety Program, Mothers Against Drunk...
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12/3/2015 12:54:19 PM Thanksgiving 'Click It or Ticket' Campaign Yields 3,395 Safety Belt Violations
RALEIGH – The Governor’s Highway Safety Program and the N.C. Department of Transportation announced today that the 2015 Thanksgiving “Click It or Ticket” campaign held Nov. 23 – 29 resulted in 3,395 seat belt and child passenger safety...
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