Yearly Archives: 2023

NOTE DATE CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER: MOVED TO TUESDAY – Commercial Motor Carrier Driver Appreciation Day – Buckle Up

NOTE DATE CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER:  MOVED TO TUESDAY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Remember to Buckle up for Safety this Holiday Season! Annual Southside Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Appreciation Day Hampton Roads, VA. (December 17, 2023) – On Tuesday, December 19, 2023, from 9-11am, Drive Safe Hampton Roads’ (DSHR) Specialized Transportation Safety Committee will be working…
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Basic Truck Weighing 101

Date(s): LOCATION(s): Class Schedule: February 20 – 21, 2024 08:00 AM - 5:00 PM Newport News Police Department Community Outreach Center 10188 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA Download Class Schedule Registration For Class Ends: February 01, 2024   Class Schedule Day 1 0800 - 1000   Introduction to Portable Scales Bridge Formula / Bridge Law State…
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Commercial Motor Carrier Driver Appreciation Day – Buckle Up

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Remember to Buckle up for Safety this Holiday Season! Annual Southside Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Appreciation Day Hampton Roads, VA. (December 6, 2023) – On Monday, December 18, 2023, from 9:00 am -11:00 am, Drive Safe Hampton Roads’ (DSHR) Specialized Transportation Safety Committee will be working with the federal, state, and local…
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The Traffic Safety Community Has Lost an Advocate, Leader, Partner, and Friend

DRIVE SMART Virginia Executive Director Janet Brooking passed away November 13, 2023, after a courageous fight with cancer. Janet led the traffic safety nonprofit for nearly 20 years. During her tenure, DRIVE SMART Virginia pioneered distracted driving awareness, helping establish an annual Distracted Driving Awareness Month in Virginia. Janet tirelessly advocated for Virginia’s primary handheld…
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