N.D.- In an
effort to save lives, law enforcement agencies across the state will have extra
patrols from July 1 to August 12 for the Click It or Ticket campaign
enforcing the state seat belt law.
your seat belt is the most effective way to protect yourself against serious
injury or death when traveling in a vehicle. In 2017, every 7 days one unbelted
vehicle occupant died in a motor vehicle crash in North Dakota.
never know when a motor vehicle crash can occur,” says Mandan Police Chief
Jason Ziegler. “That’s why we want you to be prepared and protected by wearing
your seat belt at all times.”
effort is funded through federal grants administered by the North Dakota
Department of Transportation.
Zero is North Dakota’s traffic safety goal aimed at zero fatalities and serious
injuries on North Dakota roads.
are invited to create memorials to honor those who have died in crashes on
North Dakota roads at VisionZero.ND.gov.