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2010-05-31 10:00:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Department of Transportation's (TxDOT) will host their final Teen "Click It or Ticket" campaign event this Memorial Day at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington to encourage young Texas drivers to buckle up as they get ready to begin their summer holiday. As the school year comes to an end and the summer holiday approaches, more drivers will be out on the roads, making it especially important for all occupants of a vehicle, no matter their...

2010-05-28 14:35:00

DETROIT, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- OnStar announced its support of the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) annual Click It or Ticket campaign, May 24 through June 6, to enforce safety belt use laws. In support of this effort, OnStar advisors will remind subscribers to buckle their seat belts in order to save lives and prevent injuries. "Safety is our overarching commitment to the more than 5.5 million subscribers that we serve, and seat belts are the most...

2010-05-24 10:00:00

Click It or Ticket Enforcement Campaign Starts Across State SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As if saving lives weren't enough, there are even more reasons to make sure all drivers, passengers and children are buckled up every trip, day and night. First is the annual lead-into-summer Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement campaign set to run May 24 - June 6, with law enforcement across the state offering zero tolerance from extra patrols looking for those not...

2010-05-21 14:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was released today by the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers: "We all have a role to play in making roads safer, and drivers can do their part by making sure everyone in their vehicle follows the law and buckles up. The national safety belt use rate stands at a record 84 percent - but many states have use rates above 90 percent, so we know we can do better. "The Click It or Ticket campaign by NHTSA, states, law...

2010-05-20 12:00:00

Hundreds of Municipal Police Departments to Join 'Click It or Ticket' Effort HARRISBURG, Pa., May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PennDOT and the Pennsylvania State Police will be introducing the Air, Land and Speed campaign as part of this year's Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement effort, which runs from May 24 to June 13. The Air, Land and Speed campaign will feature the State Police Aerial Reconnaissance and Enforcement (SPARE) program, which uses aircraft to clock motorists'...

2010-02-22 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Department of Transportation's (TxDOT) efforts to increase safety belt use among young drivers and passengers ages 16 - 20 have proven successful as 9.1 percent more teen drivers in the five-county targeted area are wearing safety belts since the "Click It or Ticket" teen campaign launch last year, according to findings from U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This February, law...

2009-11-16 10:30:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) today announced over $3 million in traffic safety grants to over 175 cities plus the California Highway Patrol (CHP) for special "Click It or Ticket" seat belt enforcement operations over the next year. The grants will put additional law enforcement officers on California's roadways from November 17 - 30, making sure everyone in the family gets home safely this holiday season by buckling seat belts...

2009-10-14 11:23:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 88 percent of motorists on Pennsylvania roads are making the often life-saving decision to obey the law and buckle up. The 2009 seat belt use rate for Pennsylvania reached a record of 87.9 percent, an increase from the previous high of 86.7 percent reported in 2007. "The simple act of putting on a seat belt or properly restraining your child is the one step you can take to increase your chances of surviving a crash," said...

2009-10-13 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Local and state law enforcement have been encouraging drivers for years to Click It or Ticket. TxDOT has teamed up with Texas law enforcement who will be on the roads October 19 - 25 for National Teen Driver Safety Week to remind teens to buckle up, no matter where they're riding in the car. TxDOT observational surveys have shown that Texas kids and teens ages 5 - 16 aren't buckling up 71.1 percent of the time in the back seat, versus 21.7 percent...

2009-05-19 03:00:00

Northeast Ohio police officers, community members, and local teens unite to underscore the importance of seat belt use CLEVELAND, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- What: Local kickoff of the 2009 "Click It or Ticket" law enforcement mobilization and performance/screening of peer-to-peer messaging created by area high schoolers. When: Tuesday, May 19, 2009 Noon (free buffet lunch for media and invited guests at 11:30 AM) Where: The Cleveland House of Blues 308 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH...