In fact, the most likely cause of death for a person between the age of three and 35 is a motor vehicle collision, according to the OPP.
It only takes a few seconds to put on your seatbelt—and it just may save your life or the life of a loved one, according to the OPP, which is why the police service is reminding the motoring public to buckle up when heading out onto the highways.
It is also important to make sure that child and booster seats are properly installed.
As the Victoria Day Weekend approaches, members of the Sudbury and Espanola detachment will be out to ensure that all motorists wear their seatbelts. The Ontario Provincial Police is committed to reducing seatbelt-related deaths and injuries on Ontario’s highways.
Posted by Arron Pickard