Reno and Sparks police have indicated that they will step up enforcement of seat belt use, at least through the end of November.
The Reno Gazette reports that of 30,521 passenger vehicle occupant fatalities nationwide last year, 15,523 were not restrained.
Further, of those who were not restrained, 75 percent were killed.
For more information on this subject, please refer to the section on Car and Motorcycle Accidents.
Steve is the Managing Shareholder of Steven J. Klearman & Associates, a civil litigation law firm located in Reno, Nevada. He practices primarily in the areas of civil litigation and injury law, and has authored one of the definitive guides to Nevada civil law that is widely used by Nevada judges and attorneys, his book entitled Elements of Nevada Legal Theories.