(Elliot Lake, Ont.) The Ontario Spring Seatbelt Campaign began on April 16th, 2007 and officers of the East Algoma O.P.P. [Ontario Provincial Police] have stopped 2757 vehicles and laid [a mere] 25 seatbelt charges. [or less than 1% – Editor] This year’s campaign runs through to Monday, April 30th, 2007. The OPP understand the importance of seatbelt use and will continue their campaign to ensure that you and your passengers are buckled up safely.
The One Person, One Seatbelt law was effective December 1st, 2006 and it requires that every occupant in a motor vehicle is to be buckled up while traveling in Ontario.
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