County Home  |  Online Services  |  Visitors  |  Jobs  |  Government  |  Economic Development
Sheriff's Office
Can't find something? Tell us!

Traffic Safety Tips

Safe driving habits produce safer roadways. You can ensure that you are driving safely by following some simple rules:

  • Pay attention to your driving and to the roads
  • Always wear your seatbelt
  • Eliminate distractions
  • Do Not use your cell phone or text while driving. If you must use your phone, pull over and stop to do so.
  • Slow Down…Speed taxes your driving skills, your vehicle’s capabilities, and it KILLS !!! Is the few minutes you may save, worth a human life?
  • Do Not drive while impaired, whether alcohol or any other intoxicant. You risk the life of innocent people, as well as your own. Know your options, such as a cab or a designated driver.
  • Do Not drive if you are sleepy. Sleepy drivers display the same driving abilities as impaired drivers.
  • Know and accept your driving limitations. If you are taking medication, know the side effects. If you need glasses or contacts, make sure you wear them when driving.
  • Driving habits are passed on, so please set a good example for your family members and friends by ensuring that you use good judgment and driving habits when driving.