NSC expo
Subscribe or Register
View Cart  

Earn recertification points from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals by taking a quiz about this issue.

What's Your Opinion?

Safety pros: Do you feel a sense of personal responsibility when a worker injury occurs?

Take the poll and add your comment.

Vote Results

Drive safe this Labor Day weekend

September 2, 2010

Tags
  • / Print
  • Reprints
  • Text Size:
    A A

Labor Day weekend is a deadly time on America's roadways. Remember to buckle up and drive sober. From 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 3, through Monday, Sept. 6, NSC estimates 368 traffic fatalities and an additional 19,900 nonfatal disabling injuries will occur. Safety belt use is the most effective protection against serious crash injuries. Law enforcement also will be stepped up as part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Drunk Driving. Over the Limit. Under Arrest. campaign, which aims to remove impaired drivers from the road this holiday weekend.



Post a comment to this article

Safety+Health welcomes comments that promote respectful dialogue. Please stay on topic. Comments that contain personal attacks, profanity or abusive language – or those aggressively promoting products or services – will be removed. We reserve the right to determine which comments violate our comment policy.