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State Safety Office

Lora B. Hollingsworth, P.E.
Chief Safety Officer

605 Suwannee St. MS 53 Tallahassee, FL 32399

Tel: 850-414-3100
Fax: 850-414-4221
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Our mission is to continually improve the safety of the traveling public. The Safety Office consists of the following sections: federal highway safety grants, crash data, bicycle pedestrian program, Safe Routes to School Program, crossing guard train the trainer, and employee health and safety.

Florida Strategic Highway Safety Plan 2016

Traffic Safety Coalitions


Traffic Safety is a Two-Way Street  February 13, 2018    By: Fred Maas

Winter is an extremely busy season in South Florida and our streets are seeing increased levels of traffic. With more vehicles on the road and pedestrians on the street, the risk for accidents and fatalities is heightened. We want to ensure your safety whether you are driving your child to school, walking to the market, or biking to the park. more...


Crossing Guard Appreciation Day 2018


The perfect time to thank your crossing guards for their service!

No matter what kind of crash they are involved in, drivers MUST stay at the scene and wait for law enforcement. #StayAtTheSceneFL



FDOT and GEICO Remind Motorists to use "Safe Phone Zones" during Labor Day Weekend Travel - As Floridians prepare for travel during Labor Day weekend, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and GEICO remind motorists to avoid driving distracted. More....