North Dakota law enforcement agencies will conduct a statewide seatbelt
enforcement effort. It'll start this Friday and run through Saturday, January 19th.
The North Dakota Department of Transportation made the announcement.
N-DOT is giving extra money to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, county
sheriff's offices, and local police departments to have additional officers on the
roads and streets to remind you and me to buckle up, every trip, every time.
Safety Director Mark Nelson says two-thirds of fatal crash victims, typically,
were not buckled up. So Nelson says it's important to start a new year's resolution:
Wear your seatbelt, be safer, this month and this year.
Nelson says it's the very first thing you and I should do when we get into