NHTSA's 5 Tips for Summer Road Safety

June 17, 2020
Families begin to head out as the nation re-opens.

States have begun to re-open their businesses following the threat of COVID-19, and Americans are beginning to venture out for fun in the sun.

The official start of summer is June 20, and that means vacations are on the horizon.

To keep the roads safe National Highway Safety Transportation Administration (NHTSA) recommends that drivers and passengers avoid distractions, stay sober, always wear a seat belt and make sure that children are in the correct car seat or booster seat.

As families hit the road for vacation, here are additional tips from the NHTSA to ensure a safe trip.

About the Author

Stefanie Valentic

Stefanie Valentic was formerly managing editor of EHS Today, and is currently editorial director of Waste360.

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