California Department of Transportation
 

California Department of Transportation

Date: January 21, 2015
District: Headquarters
Contact:  Tamie McGowen
Phone:  (916) 657-5060

KIDS OF CALTRANS WORKERS TELL DRIVERS TO “BE ALERT” IN NEW TV PUBLIC SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT

New video goes behind the scenes of a safety shoot featuring Caltrans workers’ kids

SACRAMENTO – Go behind the scenes of Caltrans’ new 30-second TV safety campaign featuring the kids of Caltrans employees as they tell drivers to “Be Work Zone Alert.” See the debut of the TV spot that is officially being launched for the first time in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPwUL1dVxxE&feature=youtu.be

Caltrans employees and highway workers put their lives on the line every day to keep travelers moving safely through California. The public safety announcement video will begin airing statewide in spring 2015 as crews ramp up for the construction and maintenance season. For more information about the children, their parents and the Be Work Zone Alert campaign go to http://beworkzonealert.com.

This is the fourteenth in a series of Caltrans News Flash video clips that highlight the many critical, newsworthy activities that Caltrans performs to keep California moving. To see more of these and other videos, search for #CaltransNewsFlash on Twitter or go to https://www.youtube.com/user/CaltransVideo