TITLE

Click It or Ticket Campaign -- May 19-June 1, 2008

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;5/16/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 19, p527
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Click It or Ticket campaign. Taking place from May 19 to June 1, 2008, this national campaign is being coordinated by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and is aimed at increasing the proper use of safety belts. A total number of 32,092 deaths resulting from motor-vehicle crashes have been reported in 2006. Participating law-enforcement agencies will conduct intensive, high-visibility enforcement of safety belt laws.
ACCESSION #
32197803

 

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