Tag: NCGHSP

‘Operation Crash Reduction’ beginning during deadliest roadway month

Raleigh, NC – The N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program (NCGHSP) is reminding all drivers of the importance of safe driving practices this week as COVID-19 restrictions ease around the state. In years past, during the first weekend in October, thousands of drivers…

Surveys underway to determine the NC official seat belt use rate

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Raleigh, NC – The North Carolina Governor’s Highway Safety Program (NCGHSP) is working with researchers this month to determine the statewide official seat belt use rate. “Researchers will be observing several areas, primarily our larger metropolitan: Mecklenburg County which has experienced…

Drivers asked to join #KeysFreeNC movement to curb impaired driving

Raleigh, NC – Next week, the Governor’s Highway Safety Program and more than 500 law enforcement agencies will kick off the state’s annual 4th of July anti-drunk driving campaign ‘Operation Firecracker’ with increased enforcement patrols. ‘Operation Firecracker’ runs from June 29 through July…