Over 300 vehicles checked, 365 people identified, 109 detected infringements, over 5,600 euros in high fines and 310 points of the license stolen. This is the assessment of the checks carried out by the traffic police on drivers in transit on the Palermo-Agrigento and on the Palermo-Mazara del Vallo and Palermo-Catania motorways in the last week. Passengers traveled without belts.
Extraordinary checks are part of the prevention campaign called "High Impact", planned by the traffic police service to counter the failure to use restraint systems. With this new commitment, the police want to reiterate to citizens that the habit of not wearing a belt entails, in the event of a road accident, a greater risk of being thrown out of the car and, above all that, in the presence of an airbag, the effects can be very harmful. On the other hand, the use of seat belts by all passengers reduces …
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