Highway Safety Press Releases and News Events
July 2015
 
KOHS, KSP Launch 'Move Over' Campaign
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January 2015
 
SAFE Patrol Operators Rescue Drivers Stuck in Cold
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KY 2014 highway fatality figures released
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November 2013
 
KY Highway Safety Office Reminds Thanksgiving Travelers to Buckle Up
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August 2013
 
Law Enforcement Officers Honored for Seat Belt  Enforcement
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Occupant Protection Awards - Agency Winners Listing
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Occupant Protection Awards - Division Winners Listing
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July 2013
 
Kentucky Begins 'Bluelights Across the Bluegrass' Campaign
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May 2013
 
Police to be out in force - Click It or Ticket Kicks off
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February 2013
 
Booster seat enhancement bill needed
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September 2012
 
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ campaign results -
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July 2012
 
Law Enforcement Officers, agencies honored for  seat belt Enforcement
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Governor's Occupant Protection Enforcement Awards Program
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Click It or Ticket’ cites over 19,000 unrestrained motorists
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June 2012
 
Kentucky Begins 'Blue Lights Across the Bluegrass' Campaign
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May 2012
 
Police to be out in force through Memorial Day Weekend
 - Click It or Ticket Day & Night
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April 2012
 
Slow down, our moms and dads work here! Work Zone Awareness Week
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Distrated Driving - One Text or Call Could Wreck It All Campaign
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Latest Release

KOHS, KSP Launch 'Move Over' campaign to protect those who protect us
FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 2y, 2015)  –
 
Every day on our roadways, emergency responders and public safety personnel put their lives at risk to protect the citizens of the Commonwealth. In an effort to protect those who protect us, the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) is joining the Kentucky State Police (KSP) to promote the message: Move Over. It’s the Law.

"Our vision is to create a safe transportation system for all Kentuckians," said KOHS Executive Director Bill Bell. "That includes our men and women of law enforcement, emergency services and public safety."
Digital and radio ads, along with outdoor billboards, will complement the existing "Move Over" signs located on major roadways. Additionally, memorial signs will be placed in all Kentucky welcome centers, naming Transportation Cabinet employees who were killed on the job.
 
"The goal of our campaign is for motorists to be aware of the "Move Over" law and help prevent tragedies from occurring on the side of the road," Bell said. "It's something we owe these dedicated professionals who provide a valuable, and often dangerous, public service."
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Information Contact Info
Kentucky Office of Highway Safety
200 Mero Street, 4th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40622
TOLL FREE (888) 374-8768
Phone: (502) 564-1438
Buckle That Child Hotline (888) 235-8543
FAX (502) 564-0903
Email: highwaysafety@ky.gov
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