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DMV Encourages Safety Refresher Ahead of Halloween Celebrations

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 28, 2022 Contact: Jessica Cowardin (804) 367-6834 jessica.cowardin@dmv.virginia.gov BDMV Encourages Safety Refresher Ahead of Halloween Celebrations Both Motorists and Pedestrians Should Be Extra Cautious This Weekend RICHMOND — Halloween is right around the corner, and the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is encouraging those who plan to celebrate…
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October is Pedestrian Safety Month

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 25, 2022 Contact: Jessica Cowardin (804) 367-6834 jessica.cowardin@dmv.virginia.gov October is Pedestrian Safety Month Pedestrian Fatalities Up 34% This Year RICHMOND — So far this year, crashes have killed 123 pedestrians on Virginia roadways, an increase of 34% compared to this time in 2021. As part of October’s Pedestrian Safety…
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DMV Encourages Conversations about Safe Driving Habits with Teen Drivers

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 19, 2022 Contact: Jessica Cowardin (804) 367-6834 jessica.cowardin@dmv.virginia.gov DMV Encourages Conversations about Safe Driving Habits with Teen Drivers National Teen Driver Safety Week is October 16-22 RICHMOND — As part of National Teen Driver Safety Week, October 16-22, the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) encourages teen drivers and…
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October is Most Dangerous Month on Virginia Roadways

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 07, 2022 Contact: Brandy Brubaker (804) 367-0148 brandy.brubaker@dmv.virginia.gov October is Most Dangerous Month on Virginia Roadways Operation Crash Reduction Aims to Prevent Crashes, Reduce Injuries and Save Lives during This Holiday Weekend RICHMOND – Statistically, October is the most dangerous month on Virginia roadways. To promote safe driving and…
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