Monthly Features - January
In order to keep our law enforcement officers, emergency responders, and other roadway workers safe, Wisconsin has a "Move Over Law." The law states that drivers must change lanes or slow down in order to provide a safe amount of space when a vehicle is stopped on the side of a road with its warning lights flashing. (WI Dept. of Transportation)
Watch this short video to learn more!
Review our winter driving tips to stay safe on the road.
Winter in Wisconsin brings longer nights and snow, which means our headlights are getting more use! Take time to walk around your vehicle to check:
Don’t forget: Wisconsin state law requires the use of headlights not only when it is dark, but also when weather conditions like snow limit visibility! More nighttime driving safety tips
Dangers in the Dark Contest
WIN $$ AND PROMOTE TEEN DRIVER SAFETY!
Toyota Teen Video Challenge
Dangers in the Dark: Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) and the National Road Safety Foundation (NRSF) host the Dangers in the Dark contest. Create a short video sharing your ideas for PSA on the dangers of driving at night. Ten winners will each receive $250. Deadline is January 30, 2018. Apply here.
Teen Drive 365 Challenge: Toyota challenges kids to drive distraction-free. Teens can create a PSA on the dangers of distracted driving to win prizes of up to $15,000. Deadline is February 28, 2018. Apply here.
Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) helps to keep new drivers safe while they gain valuable experience on the road. But, how much do you know about the Graduated Driver Licensing law in Wisconsin?
Take the quiz, then watch us with the team from "Fox 6's Real Milwaukee" to find out how you did!
Crossroads Teen Driving, in partnership with Wisconsin Department of Transportation and State Farm®, has launched a statewide campaign to help parents and teen drivers understand the importance of the Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) law in developing safe drivers on Wisconsin roads. Check out our new, free Graduated Driver Licensing resources that include GDL wallet cards and educational materials to help learn and understand this important law!
Complete this order form to order printed copies of our GDL materials.
Please contact us with any additional questions regarding GDL!