Social media has been enjoying the Arizona Department of Transportation’s witty highway messages such as “Hello from the other side, buckle up and stay alive” and “New year, new you, use your blinker”.

In an effort to add more humor to safety concerns on the highways, ADOT is launching a “Safety Message Contest” that allows comedians or would-be comedians to pitch their own road safety puns.

ADOT first placed unconventional safety messages on overhead signs over a year ago in an effort to kick-start…