Governor's Traffic Safety Committee

Be smart.  Share the Road with emergency vehicles.

You must yield the right-of-way to fire, ambulance, police and other authorized emergency vehicles when they are responding to emergencies. They will display lights that are flashing red, red and blue, or red and white and sound a siren or air horn. When you hear or see an emergency vehicle approaching your vehicle from any direction, including on your side of an expressway or limited access highway, safely pull over immediately to the right edge of the road and stop. Wait until the emergency vehicle passes before driving on.

Tips for drivers when an emergency vehicle approaches:

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