Related Links

Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA)
PPA has the responsibility for the regulation and enforcement of taxi cabs and limousines operating in Philadelphia . The PPA website lists the regulations for the city of Philadelphia.

Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association (PMTA)
PMTA works with lawmakers, state and federal regulatory agencies and enforcement officials to make the trucking industry better.  The PMTA website lists programs and services that they have developed to help their members.

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDot)
The website lists driver and vehicle services, traveler information, how to do business with PennDot and much more.

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association (FMCSA)
The purpose of FMCSA is to prevent commercial motor vehicle-related fatalities and injuries.  FMCSA activities contribute to ensuring safety in motor carrier operations through programs and regulations that are listed on the website.

Office of Hazardous Materials Safety (Hazmat)
Hazmat is part of the United States Department of Transportation's Research and Special Programs Administration, and is responsible for coordinating a national safety program for the transportation of hazardous materials by air, rail, highway and water.

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA)
CVSA is a non-profit organization of federal, state, and provincial government agencies and representatives from private industry in the United States , Canada and Mexico dedicated to improving commercial vehicle safety. 

DOT Auto Safety Hotline - U.S. Department of Transportation
The Hotline is the agency's "Single Point of Contact" providing callers with motor vehicle safety information, Child Safety Seat material, and air bag information. The Hotline remains the agency's single most important resource for gathering information about vehicle safety defects.

Pennsylvania Moving and Storage Associates 
The state trade association for the professional moving and storage industry. All members are licensed to perform intrastate moves in Pennsylvania & most are licensed to perform interstate moves. 

eMoving & Storage 
A website that gives moving and storage tips. The site also gives state-by-state moving regulations.

Pennsylvania Code Online ( Pa. Code)
Information included at this site is directly from the Pennsylvania Code, the Commonwealth's official publication of rules and regulations.


Emergency Preparedness Links

Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) 
PEMA oversees a number of programs and services to help prevent, respond to, or recover from disasters. They include federal and state support, as well as citizen-based volunteer opportunities to assist in times of disaster or emergency.

Ready PA
In an emergency, knowing what to do is your best defense. Start now by learning the risks, making an emergency plan and getting involved to help others.

Pennsylvania uses AlertPA to provide citizens and partners with timely information to assist them in making informed decisions. AlertPA delivers emergency and weather alerts, health notifications and updates.

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) 
FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.