Latest Seat belt legislation Stories

2009-06-17 15:49:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently announced that safety belt use by drivers of medium and heavy-duty commercial vehicles increased to 72 percent in 2008.

2009-06-09 08:45:00

ITASCA, Ill., June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After years of advocacy by key legislators and the Minnesota Seat Belt Coalition, Minnesota today becomes the nation's 29th state with a primary seat belt law.

2009-05-22 08:31:00

Legislation honors former GHSA Chairman Kathy Swanson WASHINGTON, May 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Vernon F.

2009-05-15 11:26:00

Cost of Seatbelt Ticket Rises to $132 SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Keep you and your family safe and $132 in your wallet by making sure everyone wears their seat belt for every trip.

2009-05-15 10:00:00

Pennsylvania Will Participate in National Click It or Ticket Crackdown HARRISBURG, Pa., May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G.

2009-05-06 14:00:00

Gov. Crist's and State Lawmakers' Leadership Will Make Florida's Roads Safer WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Florida Gov.

2009-04-29 15:25:00

ITASCA, Ill., April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After years of work by traffic safety advocates, Florida is joining the majority of states that allow police to ticket drivers solely for failure to wear seat belts.

2009-03-18 09:56:00

ITASCA, Ill., March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study reported in the National Safety Council's Journal of Safety Research finds extensive citizen support for a primary seat belt law in a rural state.

2009-02-26 13:01:44

A person driving in Mississippi has four times the risk of having a motor vehicle fatality than a person driving in Massachusetts, U.S. health officials say.

2009-01-08 09:36:00

Highway safety advocates to launch congressional campaign to prod all states to enact low-dollar, high-results solutions to reduce annual 40,000 deaths and $230 billion in economic losses. ***Free Webcast of '2009 Roadmap to State Highway Safety Laws' News Conference*** WASHINGTON, Jan.

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