Category Archives: Drugged/Drunk Driving

2021 Virginia Highway Safety Virtual Summit

The Department of Motor Vehicles will host its annual Highway Safety Summit virtually through a series of webinars July 13-14 & 20-21, 2021. The theme is "2021: Moving Forward Together." The virtual summit will feature sessions on current highway safety issues to continue our efforts to decrease the number of crashes, injuries, and fatalities on…
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420 DRUG-IMPAIRED DRIVING PREVENTION CAMPAIGN APRIL 20, 2021

Although its origins are uncertain, April 20th (more commonly known as 420) has become synonymous with marijuana use and, in some circles, the date is a marijuana “holiday.” On Tuesday, April 20, 2021, there will likely be an increase in marijuana use. NHTSA is teaming up with State and local traffic safety advocates to spread…
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NETS Drug-Impaired Driving Campaign

    The recent launch of NETS first-ever comprehensive Drug-Impaired Driving Campaign, developed through a cooperative agreement with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), was a great way to kick off the year as the topic has become one of the more pressing risks to employers and employees alike. Drug-impaired driving, also known as…
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