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Posted on: March 26, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Newton Police Department Completes March Seatbelt Survey

March Seatbelt Survey

The Newton Police Department recently conducted a seatbelt usage survey that showed seatbelt usage results by motorists in the community.

On March 21, 2020, the Newton Police Department observed both vehicle drivers and their passengers for seatbelt usage. Overall, the survey found 93.4 percent of motorists and passengers properly wearing their seatbelts.  

"The Newton Police Department would like to remind motorists to buckle up, slow down and obey all traffic laws," said Chief Rob Burdess.

Primary funding for the project came from the Iowa Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau.

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