Yellow Dot Program Kicks Off -, NewsCenter17, StormCenter17, Central Illinois News-

Yellow Dot Program Kicks Off


SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Department of Transportation has kicked off an annual program designed to help save lives.

The "Yellow Dot" program provides first responders with vital information like allergies, medications, and pre-existing condition. The information helps EMTs provide the best possible care when they arrive at the scene of an accident.

"It can mean the difference between life and death because Yellow Dot gives first responders the information they need on the scene to treat a crash victim properly," said John Webber, the Interim Director of IDOT.

To sign up for Yellow Dot, click on the link you see under "Site Watch."


Powered by WorldNow

904 South Side Drive
Decatur, IL 62521
Primary Phone: 217-424-2500
Primary Email:

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and WAND. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms