Seat belts are perhaps the greatest defense for drivers and passengers in the event of a crash, but NHTSA and other regulatory agencies don’t always get it right. Read key seat belt news below:
People who don’t buckle up in the back seat are running real risks. The Washington Post. March 5, 2018.
Unbelted Rider In The Back Could Kill Someone In The Front. Fair Warning. August 3, 2017.
The History Of Seat Belt Development. School Transportation News. February 22, 2013.
U.S. Reviewing Seat Belts On School Buses. The Detroit News. February 11, 2015.
NHTSA Announces Final Rule Requiring Seat Belts On Motorcoaches. US Department of Transportation. November 20, 2013.
NHTSA Has Done ‘Nothing Specific’ To Address Safety Concerns Following Fatal School Bus Crash. KMOV4 St. Louis. February 22, 2013.
READ MORE in our Seat Belts Archive.