Buckle Up. Phone Down

A seat belt is your best defense against an impaired or distracted driver. Buckle-up. Every trip. Every time.

Do you know…

  • Three out of four fatal crashes occur within 25 miles of the victim’s home.
  • Most crashes causing death or injury occur at speeds below 40 miles per hour!
  • Nearly 20% of Virginia drivers do not wear their seat belts.

Using a handheld device while driving is a leading cause of distraction-related crashes. Put the phone down and just drive.

Do you know…

  • Each day, 9 people are killed and over 1,000 are injured in crashes involving distracted driving.