The National Seat Belt enforcement mobilization effort, “Click it or Ticket” will be May 23-June 5. A startling statistic is every year almost 1.3 million people are killed worldwide due to traffic crashes. That number is projected to increase to 1.9 million by the year 2020.
What does this mean to residents of Louisiana? In 2010, there were 709 fatalities and over 68,000 injuries on our Louisiana roads. This means that virtually every citizen in Louisiana was touched by a tragic death or injury on the highway.