Move Over Law

WJZ Hits The Road For A Front Seat View Of Move Over Law EnforcementMaryland Transportation Authority and state police are cracking down on Maryland’s Move Over Law. It requires motorists approaching an emergency vehicle while stopped on a highway to make a change to an available lane if possible.
New Law Puts Tow Trucks In Md. 'Move Over' CategoryTowing the line. Maryland already requires drivers to change lanes or slow down for emergency vehicles stopped, standing or parked on highways.
Drivers May Soon Have To Move Over For Tow Truck OperatorsMaryland drivers may soon be required to move over for tow truck operators. The House and Senate have both passed bills requiring drivers to use the same safety maneuvers for tow trucks that apply to police emergency vehicles.
State Trooper Speaks Out About Her Close Encounter With DeathJust five months ago, a Maryland State trooper was fighting for her life after she was struck by a car while assisting on a traffic stop. Now she's back on the job and talking publicly about what happened for the first time.
Driver Cited In Near Death Crash That Critically Injured State TrooperMaryland State Police say a driver in a crash that seriously injured a trooper has been issued two traffic citations.
Police Make 1,400 Stops In 'Move Over' CrackdownMaryland State Police made more than 1,400 traffic stops in one day during a crackdown on drivers who fail to move over or slow down for emergency vehicles
Move Over! State Troopers Enforce Law After Several Near Death AccidentsMove over! That's the message from Maryland State Police to motorists! Starting Monday, state troopers will be out enforcing the state's Move Over Law.
Law Enforcement Officers Ask Drivers To Move Over For Emergency Vehicles On The ShoulderA Maryland State trooper narrowly avoids losing his life in a situation that should call all drivers to attention.
State Tropper Hit By Tractor Trailer Urges Drivers To Obey 'Move Over' LawA Maryland state trooper hit by a tractor trailer is now asking drivers to obey the "move over" law.
Police Work To Inform Drivers Of 'Move Over' LawKilled on the job. Police say it's happening to too many emergency responders, despite a law in place to protect them.