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Virtual Event


Join the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for a live virtual event on April 4 at 10:30 a.m. ET. The press conference will focus on coordinated federal and state high-visibility enforcement efforts to combat texting and other forms of distracted driving.

NHTSA Deputy Administrator Dr. Steven Cliff will be joined by:

  • U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN),
  • Robyn Robertson, National Distracted Driving Coalition
  • Jennifer Weaver, distracted-driving impact speaker, and
  • Colonel Richard S. Fambro, Ohio State Highway Patrol.

NHTSA’s U Drive. U Text. U Pay. paid media campaign, which coincides with National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, will begin on April 4 and run through April 11, 2022. The national enforcement mobilization period will begin on April 7.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the virtual event via Zoom.

NHTSA is committed to providing equal access to this event for all participants. People with disabilities who need accommodations should send a request to no later than March 31.