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Specific Activities to Implement the National Strategy To Increase Seat Belt Use Nationwide

The President

The President is taking immediate action to support the National Strategy and new goals by:

  • Establishing the National Strategy for increasing motor vehicle seat belt and child safety seat use as an Administration priority

  • Issuing a new Executive Order directing all agencies to: require on-the-job seat belt use for all Federal employees; directing the Department of Defense (DOD) and the National Park Service to institute programs and policies to increase seat belt use on DOD installations and in national park areas; encouraging Tribal Governments to adopt programs and policies for highways on Tribal lands; and encouraging government contractors, subcontractors, and grantees to institute on-the-job seat belt use programs and policies for their employees

  • Asking all Americans to take responsibility for their own safety and their family's safety by making certain that everyone is properly buckled up, on every trip