Seat Belt Laws

Legislation enacted in many nations requiring use of safety belts in motor vehicles
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Over-speeding and lack of commitment to seat belt laws were the main causes of road accident mortality," he said.
Along with regular patrols, ISP also will have additional patrols out to help remove intoxicated drivers from Illinois roadways and enforce seat belt laws.
Law enforcement agencies across the nation will conduct intensive, high-visibility enforcement of seat belt laws, which has been demonstrated to be effective in increasing seat belt use (4).
To increase seat belt use, researchers suggested implementing and enforcing primary seat belt laws for all vehicle occupants and requiring all children under the age of 8 to be properly restrained in car or booster seats.
Primary enforcement seat belt laws, which permit police officers to pull over and ticket car drivers and passengers for not wearing a seat belt.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is calling for an investigation by the Florida Attorney General's Office of Civil Rights and County Commissions into racial disparities in the enforcement of seat belt laws.
A A A A A A A A A A One ongoing problem is the determination of some passengers to ignore seat belt laws entirely.
The intervention strategies were based on CDCs Guide to Community Preventive Services (2013), and included 1) developing a distribution program for child safety seats, 2) enhancing the enforcement of the seat belt laws by the OST DPS through increasing citations in 2009, 3) developing a traffic court system in 2009 within the OST court to enforce seat belt citations, and 4) conducting an education campaign on the importance of seat belt use in reducing severe injuries from MVC by the OST DPS and the Sacred Cargo Coalition in local schools and media starting in 2007.
ANORTH MP has called for seat belt laws to be changed after 28 children and two adults were hospitalised when two school buses collided head-on in County Durham.
An officer enforcing seat belt laws as part of the annual "Click It or Ticket'' campaign saw a vehicle drive through a stop sign Tuesday.
Child deaths caused by vehicle crashes can be preventable if we protect our kids by following Florida's seat belt laws.
Cohen and Einav (2003) use data from 1983 to 1997 for all 50 states and the District of Columbia to estimate the effectiveness of seat belt laws to reduce fatalities.