MDOT MVA Newsroom

**Members of the media interested in conducting interviews, filming, or taking photographs must contact Whitney Nichels, Media Relations Manager at wnichels@mdot.Maryland.gov**​​


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2021 News Releases

MDOT, AAA Remind Motorists of Move Over Law to Keep First Responders, Road Workers Safe
Be the Share the Road Driver This October in Honor of Pedestrian Safety Awareness Month
Pedestrian fatalities account for nearly 25% of all roadway deaths in Maryland
MDOT, AAA to Remind Motorists of Move Over Law to Keep First Responders, Road Workers Safe
MDOT MVA Offices, VEIP Stations Will Close in Observance of Federal Holiday
Offices and VEIP stations will reopen Tuesday, October 12
MDOT MVA’s Highway Safety Office Partners with NHTSA for Operation Crash Reduction
Regional campaign aimed at saving lives focuses on driving behavior and seat belt use
MDOT MVA Bill Benefiting Commercial Trucking Industry Among Laws Taking Effect on October 1
Other laws focus on traffic safety, enforcement
MDOT MVA Wins Trio of Service and Security Awards for Innovation, Efficiency and Fraud Prevention
Administrator Chrissy Nizer named chair of AAMVA International Board of Directors
CDL Testing Appointments Still Available for Bus Drivers’ Day at the MVA
Knowledge and skills testing available for qualified applicants at six branch offices across the state
MDOT MVA Announces Rise in Statewide Seat Belt Usage Rates
Despite rise in overall rate, survey shows low use on local roads and in trucks, SUVs
MDOT MVA Observes Child Passenger Safety Week 2021, Provides Resources to Support Safe Travel Practices
MDOT MVA providing instructional videos, events for parents and guardians
3 Millionth Real ID Customer Celebration