Montana Department of Transportation

Be safe Montana.

Never stop learning

What you know and do could, quite literally, save a life. The resources on this page are provided in an effort to aim Montana toward zero deaths and fewer serious injuries on our highways.

Know the Law

A sampling of traffic- and safety-related laws provided for your convenience.

Learn more


Plan2Live logo

Wearing seat belts saves lives. Planning a sober ride does too! Listen to real survivors, watch informative videos, download the the BAC app, and much more…

Visit Plan2Live

Motorcycle Safety

motorcyle crash

Motorcycle involvement in crashes is becoming a national priority.

Learn more

Winter Driving

snow tire

You can ensure a safer winter driving experience by being prepared, alert and cautious.

Learn more

Protect EMS

police car

Learn how you can protect the people who protect you—Montana's Emergency Medical Services (EMS) personnel.

Learn more

Work Zones

workers ahead sign

When traveling during construction season, watch for the "cone zone" and for workers on the highway.

Learn more

Share the Road logo

Motorists, bicyclists, and pedestrians are all responsible for safety on Montana’s roadways.

Learn more

Sharing the Road with Trucks

The unsafe actions of automobile drivers are a contributing factor in about 70 percent of the fatal crashes involving trucks.

Learn more

Watch for Wildlife

buffalo in road

Mating season, seasonal migration, and fewer daylight hours increase the odds for collisions with Montana wildlife.

Learn more