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Sound Off: Seat-belts


<b> With the new seat-belt laws, are people in Douglas County making their kids buckle up more than they used to? </b>

The use of seat-belts has increased across the state at about the same rate as the rest of the country, and that includes children in Douglas County. Here, the rate of seat-belt use among kids has risen to 95 percent, up from about 67 percent four years ago, according to the Kansas Department of Transportation.

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