20 May 2015

• 383 To Die in Traffic Accidents This Weekend

“Memorial Day is May 30 but it is observed on the last Monday in May. It is always a 3.25-day weekend consisting of Friday evening, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. In 2015, the holiday period extends from 6:00 p.m. Friday, May 22, to 11:59 p.m. Monday, May 25.1

”…the estimate of the number of nonfatal medically consulted injuries that will result from crashes during the holiday period is 46,300 with a range of 39,800 to 53,500.

”…estimate of 383 traffic fatalities from crashes during the holiday period….”

Please don’t be a statistic.

Please visit this link to read the full article: NationalSafetyCouncil

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