Move Over or Slow Campaign

WHO: Steve Pusey, Deputy Director, Maintenance, District 8 Captain Gregory Peck, California Highway Patrol

WHAT: The statewide roll-out of the Move-Over or Slow in conjunction with the National Work Zone Safety Awareness Week, April 15-19th.

WHEN: Tuesday, April 16, 2013; 10 am.

WHERE: Whitewater Rest Area, Eastbound I-10 in Palm Springs, CA

Please call (866) 383-4631 if you plan to attend.

The California Highway Patrol and Caltrans have joined together to educate the public about the Move Over or Slow Law in California and to acknowledge the installation of the “Move Over” signs throughout California.

The Move Over law, which took effect in 2007specifying law enforcement and emergency responders, was amended in 2009 to add Caltrans vehicles displaying flashing amber lights to the list of vehicles for which motorists must move over if safe to do so, or slow down.

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