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Summer Safe Driving Tips Please see our Summer Safe Driving Tips.
County Data Reports County Data Reports for 2013 are now available.
Highway Safety Conference New York Highway Safety Symposium
Partnering for a Safer New York
October 18 - 21, 2015 at the Doubletree by Hilton in Binghamton, NY
Preliminary Agenda, Exhibit Registration, Symposium Registration and Hotel Reservation Form are available external link
Exhibitor applications are also being accepted.
Partners Read about the receipients of the 2013 Partners for Safety Awards.
Scales of Justice
New York's New Laws


TEXTING WHILE DRIVING LAW
Hand-Held Cell Phone and Portable Electronic Device Use is Prohibited while Driving

Changes to the laws include:

  "Move Over Law" Operation of vehicles when approaching a parked, stopped or standing authorized emergency vehicle - effective January 1, 2011.
  Graduated License Law
- effective February 22, 2010.
  Tougher DWI penalties
- effective December 18, 2009.
  Child Car Seat Law Change
- effective November 24, 2009
impaired driving Impaired Driving in New York State
Study on How Frequently Motorists Drink and Drive - (pdf document)
Research Notes from the Study - (pdf document)
  GTSC Grant Award Listing for Federal Fiscal Year 2015 (pdf document).

New York State Highway Safety Strategic Plan for Federal Fiscal Year 2015 - (pdf document).

New York State 2014 Highway Safety Annual Report - (pdf document)