Did you know that 60% of car seats are installed incorrectly?

Seat belts are the single most effective traffic safety device for preventing death and injury in motor vehicle crashes. In addition, unlike many other traffic behaviors, the decision to use a seat belt is made by nearly every motorist each time they ride in a motor vehicle. Understand why seat belts are important and learn what you can do to make sure you and your loved ones are properly buckled up every time.

A Properly Installed Car Seat Can Save Your Child’s Life

Utah’s Law to Save Lives

The Law: All passengers must wear seat belts and children up to age 8 must be properly restrained in a car or booster seat.

Remember, seat belts save lives. If you or anyone in your vehicle aren’t properly restrained, you can be issued a $45 citation.

For specifics on the law and exceptions, view the Utah Criminal and Traffic Code, Motor Vehicle Safety Belt Usage Act (Part 18, 41-6a-1803).

It’s a Fact,
Seat Belts Save Lives

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