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Florida 511 Automotive Industry Toolkit

2640-Auto-Industry-Toolkit-cover-v2-thumbThe Florida 511 Automotive Industry Toolkit provides everything your customers need to access real-time traffic information provided by the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Florida 511 Traveler Information System.

Every time you get behind the wheel, check the Florida 511 system to stay up-to-date on roadway conditions, congestion, crashes, construction and emergency alerts.

FDOT encourages you to share the following materials to keep travelers informed of traffic conditions before and during their commute.

Thank you and stay safe any time you drive.

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Arrive Safely With Fewer Delays with Florida 511

The Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Florida 511 Traveler Information System provides real-time traffic information about incidents, crashes, congestion and more along Florida’s interstates, toll roads and major metropolitan roadways. The Florida 511 system offers five convenient ways for motorists to receive traffic updates.

  • Download the free Florida 511 mobile app from Google Play or the Apple App Store.
  • Visit FL511.com for interactive roadway maps showing current traffic conditions, congestion, crashes, construction, travel times and traffic camera views available in English and Spanish.
  • Sign up for a My Florida 511 personalized services account at FL511.com to create custom routes and register for email or text traffic alerts.
  • Call 511 toll-free for updates.
  • Follow one or more of the 13 statewide, regional or roadway-specific Twitter feeds (#FL511).

FDOT reminds all motorists to check Florida 511 before traveling. If you’re behind the wheel, have a passenger check Florida 511 or pull over to avoid distracted driving.

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Be prepared for #YourDailyCommute with #FL511. Sign-up for custom alerts about your route at FL511.com.

Get the free #FL511 mobile app, check FL511.com, call 511 or follow one of the 13 #FL511 Twitter feeds for up-to-date traffic info.

Add #FL511 to your travel plans. Get the free mobile app, check FL511.com, call 511 or follow one or more of the 13 Twitter feeds (#FL511) for up-to-date traffic info throughout the state.

Before you get behind the wheel, add Florida’s 511 Traveler Information System to your travel plans. Florida 511 is your go-to resource for road safety info and to stay up-to-date on current traffic conditions, congestion, crashes and construction. Get the free mobile app, check FL511.com, call 511 or follow one or more of the 13 Twitter feeds (#FL511) for real-time traffic and emergency info.

The Florida Department of Transportation wants you to use #FL511 to decide your route. Check FL511.com before grabbing your keys for real-time info, driving directions with point-to-point travel times, and alternate routes.

Suggested Social Media Posts for Twitter

Stay safe on Florida’s roadways and avoid getting caught in a jam with #FL511. Get real-time traffic and travel info at FL511.com.

Follow @MyFDOT’s #FL511 to get real-time info about crashes, congestion, lane closures and construction on all of Florida’s major roads.

Schedule custom alerts about your commute or entire region with #FL511 at FL511.com

Know before you go! Use @MyFDOT’s #FL511 for travel info like driving directions, with point-to-point travel times and alternate routes.

Stay safe on Florida’s roadways with #FL511 wherever you’re driving your car: download our free app or visit FL511.com.

Additional Information

The Florida 511 Traveler Information System, a service of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), provides real-time traffic and travel information, including road and bridge closures, toll suspensions, evacuation routes; and important emergency alerts during severe weather

There are five convenient ways to use Florida’s 511 Traveler Information System:

  • Download the free Florida 511 mobile app from Google Play or Apple App Store.
  • Visit com for interactive roadway maps showing current traffic conditions, congestion, crashes, construction, travel times and traffic camera views available in English and Spanish.
  • Sign up for a My Florida 511 personalized services account at com to create custom routes and register for email or text alerts.
  • Call 511 toll-free from any phone within Florida to hear about current traffic conditions, receive important alerts from throughout the state and connect to airports, seaports, and other commuter services.
  • Follow one or more of the statewide, regional or roadway-specific Twitter feeds (#FL511).

FDOT encourages routine maintenance on your vehicle:

  • Get regular oil changes
  • Check the air pressure in your tires regularly
  • Ensure air filters, windshield wiper blades and spark plugs are replaced appropriately
  • Perform routine visual checks of your battery and its connection
  • Maintain your brake pads regularly
  • Have your radiator flushed every one to two years

Helpful Links

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Florida Department of Transportation Traffic Safety Web Portal

Florida Department of Transportation Rest Area Information with Map

Florida Department of Transportation Rest Area, Service Plaza, Truck Comfort Station (WIM), and Welcome Center Info

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