Please see our Fall Safe Driving Tips.
2018 Annual New York Highway Safety Symposium
Partnering for a Safer New York
Monday, October 15 - Thursday, October 18, 2018 at The Crown Plaza, Lake Placid, NY
County Data Reports are available.
Read about the receipients of the Partners for Safety Awards.
All children under the age of 2 must use a rear-facing car seat until they are two years old or reach the highest weight or height limit allowed by the manufacturer of the car seat. For babies that outgrow their infant-only car seat, a convertible or 3-in-1 car seat should be used in the rear-facing position until they outgrow the maximum height and weight for the rear-facing position. See the Safety Seat & Seat Belt Law page.
Changes to the laws include:
Hand-Held Cell Phone and Portable Electronic Device Use is Prohibited while Driving. Changes to the laws include:
Graduated License Law - effective February 22, 2010.
Tougher DWI penalties - effective December 18, 2009.
Child Car Seat Law Change - effective November 24, 2009