Latest Seat belt legislation Stories
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.
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.
Legislation honors former GHSA Chairman Kathy Swanson WASHINGTON, May 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Vernon F.
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.
Pennsylvania Will Participate in National Click It or Ticket Crackdown HARRISBURG, Pa., May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G.
Gov. Crist's and State Lawmakers' Leadership Will Make Florida's Roads Safer WASHINGTON, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Florida Gov.
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.
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.
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.
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.