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Q: If I’m a good driver, and I never drive far from home, whjr should I wear safety belts?
A: You may he an excellent driver. but it'you're in an accident —— even one that isn't your fault —— you and your paseengers can ht: hun. Being a good driver doesn‘t protect you from thingx beyond your control. such as had driven.
Moat accidents occur within 25 miles  km) of home. And the greatest number of serious injuries.- end deaths occur at speeds of lees than 40 mph m5 kmr'hl.
Safety helm are for everyone.
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
Ad ults This part is. only for people of adult size.
Be elven? that mere are speeiel things to know about safety hello and childien. And there are different rules for smaller children and babies. If a child will be riding in your Buick. wee ll're pert ﬁl- Il'llﬁ manual called ‘flhildre‘n." Follow [hose rules for everyone's protection.
FirxL. you‘ll war-I. to know which restruim systems your vehicle has.
We‘ll sum wilh the driver position.
Thie purl deverihee the driver's restraint system.
The driver has 41 lap-shoulder belt. Here's hour [In wear it properly.
I. Clo-Re and lock the door,
2. Adjusl 1he Heat no see how. see "Seats" in the Index; .vo you can sit up straight.