February 21, 2018 Mellisa McColley

Blog – Improper Seat Belt Use Can be Life Altering

 

Believe it or not, there are right and wrong ways to wear a seat belt. By wearing a seat belt properly, it will better absorb fatal forces of a crash and be less likely to cause harm to vital internal organs. Be aware of the proper way to wear a seat belt.

Follow these tips:

  • Never put the shoulder belt behind your back or under your arm!
  • Place the shoulder belt across the center of your chest and avoid the neck!
  • Adjust the lap belt snugly across your hips and not your stomach!
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