Move over or be ticketed

Move over or be ticketed

Tallahassee – January is Move Over awareness month and the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) urges all motorists to move over for emergency and service vehicles stopped along the roadway. Preliminarily in 2018, there were 231 crashes and almost 17,000 citations issued for motorists failing to move over. DHSMV and the Florida […]

CCSO cracking down on drivers that do not “Move Over”

CCSO cracking down on drivers that do not “Move Over”

Citrus County – The side of the road can be a dangerous place for emergency vehicles. That’s why Florida law enforcement officers are serious about the “Move Over” law. The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office is cracking down on drivers who don’t move over and give safe clearance to first responders. June is “Move Over” month, […]

Strong “Move Over” Campaign Underway

Strong “Move Over” Campaign Underway

Ocala, Florida — The tragic May 3, 2014 death of Chelsea Richard, Mr. John Duggan (tow truck driver) and Mr. Robert Phillips has gained national attention, thrusting the “Move Over” law to center stage. Troopers said it is simple, when you see flashing lights, move over, and if you can’t move over you are required […]