Why should people wear seat belts?

Answer 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 »

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Why Should People Wear Seat Belts in the Car?

Seat belt laws vary from state to state. In some states, the legal consequences of not buckling up are greater than in others. More serious concerns than having to pay a fine or appear in court can... Read More »

Do people wear their seat belts?

I never knowingly break any of the laws of the land. It would be a better country if everyone else did likewise.

How many people wear seat belts in a year?

According to the National Highway Transportation Administration, 83 percent of people in the U.S. wore a seat belt in 2008. Michigan--at 97.2 percent--had the highest rate, while Massachusetts had ... Read More »

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