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In Partnership with Alberta Transportation
The Focus for November Will Be Occupant Restraints

Click here to be directed to the 2019 Traffic Safety Calendar


Everyone must always wear a seat belt!

Did you know:

  • Children 12 years old and under are safest in the back seat.
  • The driver is responsibility to ensure that each passenger under the age of 16 years old are properly secured in the vehicle.
  • The fine for not wearing a seat belt is $155.00.
  • If a GDL driver drives with more passengers than there are seat belts, they will also receive 2 demerit points.
  • You can reduce the likelihood of your child being injured or killed in a crash by 75% by properly using a child safety seat or booster seat.
  • A child under the age of 6 and not exceeding 40lbs needs to wear a seat belt in a motor home.


If you are unsure of which type of seat your child should be in (rear facing, forward facing, etc.), check out more information.

For more information about the Seat Belts rules and regulations, visit any one of these sites: