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2012-04-20 10:30:24

Primary seat belt laws mean even high-risk teens stay buckled up into adulthood While most teens do buckle up when driving, new research shows that novice teen drivers who live in states with so-called "secondary enforcement" seat belt laws are less likely to use the life-saving devices than those in "primary enforcement" states. The research, conducted by The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm®, is published in the American Journal of Public Health. The research...

2011-06-20 09:32:00

Troopers Check Seats as Part of 'Click It or Ticket' Enforcement Effort HARRISBURG, Pa., June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than three-quarters of the 319 child passenger safety seats inspected by state troopers during a two-week enforcement effort were found to be improperly installed, State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan said today. "Child passenger safety seat restraint systems save lives, but only when they are used properly," Noonan said. "Our troopers typically find a...

2011-06-02 11:55:00

WASHINGTON, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the latest Click It or Ticket (CIOT) mobilization underway, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers joins the National Safety Council in asking Congress to support the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's request for funding to conduct a second national safety belt enforcement mobilization in the upcoming fiscal year. In letters to the leadership of both the Senate and House Transportation-HUD Appropriations...

2011-05-26 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement from Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers on National "Click It or Ticket" Campaign, attributable to Alliance Vice President of Federal Affairs Shane Karr: "Safety belts are still the most effective and important safety equipment in any vehicle, and we support efforts to increase their use even further. The Alliance commends and supports federal and state safety agencies, law enforcement and others for their leadership in...

2011-05-23 10:48:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 140 local law enforcement agencies and the California Highway Patrol will begin increased enforcement of the state's occupant protection laws today as part of the statewide Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement campaign. Law enforcement across the state will mount extra patrols to enforce zero tolerance for those not properly buckled. Between May 23 and June 5, drivers and passengers can expect to receive tickets, not a...

2011-05-17 09:38:00

State Police Participating in National "Click It or Ticket" Campaign HARRISBURG, Pa., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania State Police will offer free child safety seat inspections statewide in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's "Click It or Ticket" campaign from May 23 to June 5, Commissioner Frank Noonan announced today. Noonan said troopers conducting inspections will teach parents how to correctly install and use safety seats....

2010-11-12 11:55:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Californians hit an all-time high mark for buckling up their seat belts according to figures just released by the California Office of Traffic Safety. In an observational survey done during the summer, 96.2 percent of drivers and passengers were using seat belts or child safety seats. This is up from the 2009 figure of 95.3 percent and above the previous high in 2008 of 95.7 percent. The figures were released just prior to the start of...

2010-11-10 09:00:00

Troopers Join National 'Click It or Ticket' Campaign HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania State Police will offer free child safety seat inspections statewide in conjunction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's "Click It or Ticket" campaign from Nov. 15-27, Commissioner Frank E. Pawlowski announced today. Pawlowski said troopers conducting inspections will teach parents how to correctly install and use safety seats. Information about...


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