12/2/2016 11:20:46 AM 1,961 Safety Belt Violations Cited Over Thanksgiving Holiday
RALEIGH – State and local law enforcement officers issued 1,961 seat belt and 340 child passenger violations during the Governor’s Highway Safety Program’s Thanksgiving Click It or Ticket enforcement campaign on Nov. 20–26.  “No one...
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11/21/2016 11:27:39 AM Tough Enforcement on Seat Belt Violators This Thanksgiving
Raleigh – This Thanksgiving, the Governor’s Highway Safety Program is teaming up with state and local law enforcement agencies on a high-visibility Click It or Ticket campaign to make sure all Thanksgiving travelers are wearing their seat...
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11/10/2016 11:01:20 AM State Cracks Down on Drivers That BOO-zed It on Halloween
More than 600 arrested for DWI violations Raleigh – Hundreds of impaired drivers were removed from the roads during the recent holiday weekend thanks to the Governor’s Highway Safety Program’s Halloween BOO-ze It & Lose It enforcement...
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10/28/2016 3:05:02 PM Halloween “BOO-ze It & Lose It” Campaign Kicks Off Friday
RALEIGH – Halloween is traditionally a time for ghosts, goblins and all thigs scary, but drinking and driving can cause true horror. The N.C. Governor's Highway Safety Program is launching its annual Halloween "BOO-ze It & Lose It”...
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10/16/2016 11:43:01 PM Governor McCrory Encourages Parents to Prepare and Protect Teen Drivers
Governor McCrory Encourages Parents to Prepare and Protect Teen Drivers Teen Driver Safety Week focuses on "5 to Drive" RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory is encouraging North Carolina parents to help their teenage children become safer...
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10/14/2016 10:34:53 AM Safety City Returns to N.C. State Fair
RALEIGH – The North Carolina State Fair offers more than just funnel cakes and a Ferris wheel. State transportation officials want fairgoers to go home with life-saving knowledge from Safety City, courtesy of the Governor’s Highway Safety...
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10/3/2016 1:47:11 PM Governor McCrory Launches New Initiative to Eliminate Deaths on North Carolina Roadways
RALEIGH – Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson announced a new initiative today championed by Governor Pat McCrory to eliminate deaths on North Carolina’s roadways. NC Vision Zero seeks to bring together multiple agencies and...
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9/17/2016 9:33:40 AM Governor McCrory Proclaims Child Passenger Safety Week
RALEIGH – The leading cause of death among children is car accidents, and not being restrained properly is the main contributing factor to these fatalities. To help combat the issue, Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed Sept. 18-24 as Child...
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8/31/2016 10:43:24 AM North Carolina Motorists Buckling Up in Record Numbers
Raleigh - Governor Pat McCrory announced that a record 91.7 percent of North Carolinians are buckling up and regularly using seat belts, according to recent a survey conducted by RTI International. “North Carolina is a leader in...
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8/19/2016 11:45:01 AM State Launches Aggressive Drunk Driving Enforcement Campaign
State Launches Aggressive Drunk Driving Enforcement Campaign  Booze It & Lose It to Run Through Labor Day Raleigh – The N.C. Department of Transportation and Governor’s Highway Safety Program intend to make roadways safer for North...
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