Safety Office Mission
Continually improve the safety of users of Florida's highway system, the safety of Department employees, and the Department's preparation for, response to, and recovery from natural and man-made emergencies.
Safety Office Goals
- Decrease the frequency, rate, and severity of, and potential for, crashes involving motor vehicles, pedestrians, and bicycles on public roads in Florida through the implementation of comprehensive safety programs involving engineering, enforcement, education and/or emergency services.
- Provide procedures, training and awareness activities that foster safe work practices and workplaces for Department employees.
- Provide plans and procedures to guide, direct and improve the Department's preparedness for, response to, and recovery from workplace, local and state emergency events.