SERIOUS PENALITIES

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Behind the names on our Lost Workers Memorial are families and friends that will forever be missing their loved one. Reckless driving can have an impact far beyond points on your license.

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The stakes couldn’t be higher when it comes to worker safety. And drivers who don’t play by the rules face serious penalties. The Pennsylvania State Police monitor work zones, so you won’t see them before they see you.

Total citations issued in PA Turnpike construction zones in 2020.
8,518
Total crashes in PA Turnpike construction zones in 2020.
193
Location of speed enforcement cameras in work zones on the PA Turnpike.
The cameras move to various work zones to maximize effectiveness
# of points against your license if caught speeding 11 mph over limit in an active work zone.
5points
Total warnings issued in PA Turnpike construction zones in 2020.
7,857
Fines you pay if caught driving up to 10 mph over limit in an active work zone.
$150
If you hit a PA Turnpike worker in a work zone.
POSSIBLE JAIL TIME
Speed enforcement camera’s Notice of Violations sent to PA Turnpike motorists in 2020.
100,133
Fines you pay if caught driving 11 mph over limit in an active work zone.
$200