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 by the State Police in PA Turnpike work zones in 2021.
8,518
Total crashes in PA Turnpike work zones in 2021.
193
Location of speed enforcement cameras in work zones on the PA Turnpike.
The cameras move to various work zones to maximize effectiveness
Number of points against your license if caught by the  State Police driving 11 mph over the speed limit in an active work zone.
5points
Total warnings issued by the State Police in PA Turnpike work zones in 2021.
7,857
Amount in fines you pay if caught by the State Police driving 10 mph over the speed limit in an active work zone.
$150
If you hit a worker in a work zone.
POSSIBLE JAIL TIME
Speed enforcement camera’s Notice of Violations sent to PA Turnpike motorists in 2021.
100,133
Amount in fines you pay if caught by the State Police driving 11 mph over the speed limit in an active work zone.
$200