Public Service Announcement
Scott’s Law-Move Over! It’s The Law
A Public Service Announcement on behalf of the Illinois State Police: Scott's Law was named after Lieutenant Scott Gillen of the Chicago Fire Department who was struck and killed by an intoxicated driver while assisting at a crash on the Dan Ryan Expressway. Trooper Christopher Lambert, Trooper Brooke Jones-Story, and Trooper Gerald Ellis were killed while on duty in 2019. As of January 1, 2017, the Mover Over Law applies to ALL vehicles that display flashing lights including commercial trucks and cars. Reduce Your Speed, Change Lanes If Possible, and Proceed With Caution.