FHP reminds travelers to buckle up this Thanksgiving

FHP aims to prevent crashes through increased visibility during the holiday weekend TALLAHASSEE — The Thanksgiving holiday is a peak travel period for families nationwide. The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) wants all motorists to Arrive Alive this Thanksgiving holiday and is reminding motorists to buckle up before they hit the road. During the 2016 Thanksgiving […]

October 15–21 is National Teen Driver Safety Week

DHSMV promotes occupant protection for teens with We Arrive Alive campaign TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) joins the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in recognizing National Teen Driver Safety Week from October 15 to 21 to remind teens, and those in the car with them, to buckle […]

New Florida driver license and ID card expanding statewide

More than 200 service centers throughout the state to begin offering Florida’s new, more secure credential TALLAHASSEE — This month, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) expands its issuance of a new, more secure Florida driver license and ID card. Through December, DHSMV will add the more than 200 remaining service […]

DHSMV implements fee waivers for those impacted by Hurricane Irma

DHSMV offers delinquent and replacement fee waivers for those impacted by the storm TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is waiving certain driver license and motor vehicle service fees for individuals impacted by Hurricane Irma. “Many Floridians have felt the effect of Hurricane Irma and DHSMV understands the impacts […]