- Make sure to fasten your seat belt and check to make sure that your passengers have fastened their seat belts, too.
- Wearing a shoulder-lap seat belt reduces your risk of injury or death in a crash by 50%.
- Drivers and passengers who are wearing seat belts will slow down more gradually in a collision.
- Make sure to buckle your seat belt on every trip. Statistically, most traffic crashes happen within 25 miles of the driver’s home.