How many people die from not wearing seat belts?

Answer According to a press release by a "coalition of safety, medical, insurance, automotive, and law enforcement groups," 7,000 people die in a year from not wearing seat belts. "Seat belts saved an est... Read More »

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The Effects of Wearing Seat Belts?

The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) reports that, as of April 2010, only one U.S. state, New Hampshire, does not have a seat belt law covering adults. The fact that the other 49 states ... Read More »

Do children have to wear seat belts in classic car that did not have factory seat belts?

Do seat belts ever kill people?

While seat belts save as many as 11,000 lives each year, according to estimates by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some faulty seat belts are blamed in the deaths related to car... Read More »

Why should people wear seat belts?

About 40,000 people die in traffic accidents each year in the United States. Vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death among people younger than 35 years old. Wearing a seat belt helps preve... Read More »