Seat Belt

Using a seat belt (file/credit: Department for Transport via Getty Images)

State To Launch 2-Week ‘Buckle Up New York’ Effort

The state is launching a two-week Buckle Up New York effort as part of the larger national Click It or Ticket initiative. Nearly a dozen other states are also taking part in the effort.

05/15/2014

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New York State Police To Crack Down On Seat Belt Use

Police will be setting up checkpoints at state parks and beaches starting this weekend as part of the “Buckle Up New York Summer Parks Initiative” which runs from July 13 through July 28.

07/10/2013

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New York Holding 2-Week Crackdown On Seat Belt Use

With a holiday weekend approaching, New York is cracking down on drivers and passengers who don’t strap in.

05/21/2012

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Greenburgh Cracks Down On Unpaid Tickets

Town supervisor Paul Feiner says there could be millions of dollars worth of unpaid tickets out there.

06/01/2011

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NY State Troopers To Set Up Seat Belt Checkpoints

The statewide crack down on motorists who don’t use seat belts is set to begin on Monday and continue through next week’s Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

11/13/2010

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GM Recalls 300,000 Impalas Over Seat Belt Problem

General Motors said it was recalling the sedans because the seat belts may fail to restrain people in the front seats during a crash.

10/15/2010

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Survey: Front Seat Belt Use at Record Level in NJ

New Jersey state highway safety officials say the survey showed front seat belt usage has increased to a record 93.73 percent, an increase of slightly more than 1 percent over last year.

1010 WINS–07/29/2010