DRIVE SMART Virginia is a non-profit organization charged with raising awareness and changing behavior in order to improve the safety of the roadways of the Commonwealth. We have endeavored to improve the lives of all Virginians through our public information and education initiatives. Founded in 1995, the organization is led by a diverse board representing safety advocates, the insurance industry and law enforcement.
Guest Blogger, Mindy Schulz: "A Mother's Plea"
Mindy Schulz’s five month old son, Tristan, was killed by a distracted driver. Since then, Mindy has worked tirelessly to raise awareness about the devastation distracted driving can cause.Learn More
Choose a Designated Sober Driver BEFORE the Party Begins!
Have a plan. Designate a sober driver, plan on taking a cab or ride-sharing service. There's no reason to drive when you've been drinking!Learn More
Support the Effort to Ban Handheld Phone Use While Driving
Contact your Virginia legislators. Tell them you support an enforceable ban on handheld phone use while driving!Learn More
Virginia Partners for Safe Driving
Help us make Virginia’s roadways safer! Join with other businesses, organizations, and state agencies in the Virginia Partners for Safe Driving!Learn More
Order FREE Traffic Safety Campaign Items From Our Online Store
Our traffic safety campaign brochures, posters, and other items are free for Virginia residents. Even shipping is free!Online Store