BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Deputies enforce seat-belt laws year-round, but motorists are being urged to buckle up especially during this upcoming Memorial Day holiday.
With more traffic expected to take up the roads next weekend, Erie County Sheriff's are taking part in the 2013 national Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement. They will be out in full force, ticketing anyone they catch not wearing a seat belt.
Out of the 21,253 passengers killed in motor vehicle accidents in 2011, 52% of them were not wearing their seat belts according to the U.S Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This year's Click It or Ticket enforcement mobilization runs from May 20 until June 2.
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