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#Seatbelt

# seatbelt - Monday 21 January, 2019

Police speak to Prince Philip about driving without seatbelt two days after accident
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

Police speak to Prince Philip about driving without seatbelt two days after accident

Jan 21st 2019, 11:33 AM 32,597 Views 33 Comments

“Suitable words of advice” were given to the Duke of Edinburgh.

# seatbelt - Thursday 23 August, 2018

New research shows 10% of children do not wear seatbelts while travelling on Irish roads
# Belt Up
# Belt Up

New research shows 10% of children do not wear seatbelts while travelling on Irish roads

Aug 23rd 2018, 7:15 PM 10,139 Views 35 Comments

Gardaí have warned motorists to safeguard everyone who gets into a vehicle.

# seatbelt - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Clare school bus stopped by gardaí due to 'badly worn' tyres and rust
# Bus Stopped
# Bus Stopped

Clare school bus stopped by gardaí due to 'badly worn' tyres and rust

Feb 6th 2018, 10:33 PM 35,576 Views 36 Comments

Gardaí stopped a number of school buses in the Clare area.

# seatbelt - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Poll: Is the punishment for not wearing a seatbelt enough to deter drivers?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is the punishment for not wearing a seatbelt enough to deter drivers?

Jun 15th 2017, 9:07 AM 15,085 Views 89 Comments

Drivers caught not wearing one are fined up to €90 and are given three penalty points.

# seatbelt - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Four children under 12 found wearing no seatbelts as back seats folded down for shopping
# Tralee
# Tralee

Four children under 12 found wearing no seatbelts as back seats folded down for shopping

Feb 8th 2017, 8:34 AM 33,624 Views 64 Comments

Not wearing a seatbelt is found to be the second biggest cause of road deaths, behind speeding but ahead of drink-driving.

# seatbelt - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

The driver of this crumpled hatchback escaped without injury (but they weren't wearing their seatbelt)
# M50
# M50

The driver of this crumpled hatchback escaped without injury (but they weren't wearing their seatbelt)

Sep 23rd 2015, 10:22 PM 24,573 Views 13 Comments

The crash happened on the M50 earlier this week.

# seatbelt - Friday 17 April, 2015

This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining
# Trapped
From The Daily Edge
# Trapped

This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining

Apr 17th 2015, 8:07 AM 6,777 Views 0 Comments

“I’m gettin’ hydrophobic.”

# seatbelt - Monday 2 September, 2013

78 children killed on Irish roads were not wearing a seatbelt
# Child Deaths
# Child Deaths

78 children killed on Irish roads were not wearing a seatbelt

Sep 2nd 2013, 10:35 AM 2,389 Views 30 Comments

Of the 262 children killed on roads since 1997, 112 were pedestrians, while 110 were car passengers.

# seatbelt - Monday 8 October, 2012

New campaign encourages pregnant women to wear seat belts
# Mind The Bump
# Mind The Bump

New campaign encourages pregnant women to wear seat belts

Oct 8th 2012, 11:39 AM 8,503 Views 58 Comments

A new campaign has been launched in Co Mayo to inform to mothers-to-be of the dangers of driving without wearing a seatbelt.

# seatbelt - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Poll: Do you wear a seatbelt?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you wear a seatbelt?

Aug 2nd 2012, 9:53 AM 9,832 Views 116 Comments

New penalties are being introduced for those caught not wearing a seatbelt while in a vehicle. Will this affect you or are you already compliant?