9/17/2016 9:33:40 AM Governor McCrory Proclaims Child Passenger Safety Week
RALEIGH – The leading cause of death among children is car accidents, and not being restrained properly is the main contributing factor to these fatalities. To help combat the issue, Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed Sept. 18-24 as Child...
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8/31/2016 10:43:24 AM North Carolina Motorists Buckling Up in Record Numbers
Raleigh - Governor Pat McCrory announced that a record 91.7 percent of North Carolinians are buckling up and regularly using seat belts, according to recent a survey conducted by RTI International. “North Carolina is a leader in...
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8/19/2016 10:43:52 AM State Launches Aggressive Drunk Driving Enforcement Campaign
State Launches Aggressive Drunk Driving Enforcement Campaign  Booze It & Lose It to Run Through Labor Day Raleigh – The N.C. Department of Transportation and Governor’s Highway Safety Program intend to make roadways safer for North...
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7/12/2016 10:44:58 AM GHSP Launches Website to Remind Drivers to 'Be Smarter Than That'
RALEIGH – The North Carolina Governor's Highway Safety Program (GHSP) has launched a new website, BeSmarterThanThat.com, to educate citizens about the risks of drunk driving and to suggest alternative means of transportation to prevent it...
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7/11/2016 10:45:14 AM Annual Operation Firecracker Removes Drunk Drivers From N.C. Roadways
Raleigh – State and local law enforcement officers arrested 1,729 driving impaired drivers during the annual Governor’s Highway Safety Program’s (GHSP) Booze It & Lose It – Operation Firecracker enforcement campaign of June 24 through July...
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6/24/2016 10:57:10 AM Have a Blast This Fourth of July But Don’t Drink and Drive. You’re Smarter Than That.
Raleigh — The North Carolina Governor’s Highway Safety Program (GHSP) and the N.C. Department of Transportation (NCDOT) will hold its annual Booze It & Lose It - Operation Firecracker campaign from June 24 to July 5, which runs in...
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6/13/2016 10:45:49 AM Annual Click It Or Ticket Campaign Campaign Yields 8,483 Seat Belt Violations
RALEIGH – The Governor’s Highway Safety Program and the N.C. Department of Transportation announced the annual Click It or Ticket campaign, which ran from May 23 to June 5, resulted in 8,483 seat belt and 873 child passenger safety...
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5/23/2016 3:17:55 PM NC Launches Click It or Ticket Campaign to Encourage Vehicle Passenger Safety and Save Lives
Raleigh – North Carolina today kicked off the 23rd year of the state’s Click It or Ticket education and enforcement program to remind motorists that wearing a seat belt can save your life. The campaign aims to increase driver seat belt...
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5/5/2016 3:18:12 PM Governor McCrory Proclaims May As Seat Belt Safety Awareness Month
Raleigh – Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed May as Seat Belt Safety Awareness Month to remind vehicle occupants to buckle up in every seat, every time. Regardless of vehicle type, time of day, or seating position, wearing a seat belt is...
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5/3/2016 3:18:33 PM Governor McCrory Proclaims May As Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
Raleigh – Governor Pat McCrory has proclaimed May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month to encourage drivers to share the road with those riding motorcycles and to remind motorcyclists to practice safe riding. The N.C. Department of...
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