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DMV Urges Motorists to Make a Plan to Avoid Distracted Driving

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April 28, 2022 Contact: Jessica Cowardin (804) 367-6834 jessica.cowardin@dmv.virginia.gov DMV Urges Motorists to Make a Plan to Avoid Distracted Driving Safe driving requires a driver’s full attention; planning ahead prevents distraction RICHMOND — As April comes to an end, the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) urges motorists to stay focused…
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Kick Off Riding Season With the Virginia Rider Training Program

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April 21, 2022 Contact: Jessica Cowardin (804) 367-6834 jessica.cowardin@dmv.virginia.gov Kick Off Riding Season With the Virginia Rider Training Program Right Gear, Right Training Increases the Safety of Motorcyclists RICHMOND — Open roadways and adrenaline-pumping adventure are what motorcycle riding is all about, but when it comes to your safety, are…
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Crash Fatalities Reach 14-Year High on Virginia Roadways in 2021

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April 19, 2022 Contact: Jessica Cowardin (804) 367-6834 jessica.cowardin@dmv.virginia.gov Crash Fatalities Reach 14-Year High on Virginia Roadways in 2021 DMV Urges Virginians to Take Action by Slowing Down, Buckling Up, Staying Focused and Never Driving Impaired RICHMOND - As crash fatalities reached a 14-year high on the Commonwealth’s roadways last…
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2022 Old, Used, Borrowed and Abused Child Safety Seat Round-Up

February Is Round-Up Time Again!  Drive Safe Hampton Roads holds Old, Used, Borrowed and Abused Child Safety Seat Round-Up February 2022   Hampton Roads, Va. (January 7, 2022) – For over 32 years, Drive Safe Hampton Roads (DSHR) has joined forces with community partners to collect old, used and potentially unsafe child safety seats during the…
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