Pedestrian Safety Video Receives Two Telly Awards
Harrisburg – PennDOT’s pedestrian safety video
for elementary school students, “Walk this Way,” recently won bronze in the
training and safety categories for the 2014 Telly Awards.
pride in our mission to make travel safer in Pennsylvania, and educating our
children on safe behaviors is an important part of that mission,” PennDOT
Secretary Barry J. Schoch said. “As we continue to reach out to our customers
in new ways, we’re encouraged that our video was selected as a winner in this
is part of the department’s four-video series aimed at educating children,
motorists and parents about pedestrian safety. “Walk this Way” uses Guy Walker,
an animated pedestrian sign character, to show elementary aged children how to
produced by PennDOT and JPL, can be viewed on the department’s YouTube channel
to the Telly Awards, the initiative was founded in 1978 to honor excellence in
local, regional and cable TV commercials and aims to inspire, promote and
support creativity. In all categories, the Telly Awards annually receive over
12,000 entries from all 50 states and many foreign countries.
about the Telly Awards, visit www.tellyawards.com.
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