Put The Brakes On Fatalities Day

The Harding Township Police Department reminds motorists in New Jersey and throughout the nation to join in a day-long effort on October 10, 2012, designed to increase awareness about safe driving behaviors and keep the State’s roadways fatality free for one day.

Known as Put The Brakes On Fatalities Day, the national incentive was designed to unite the country in moving toward zero fatalities for one full day by encouraging motorists to obey all traffic laws, including buckling up, every ride; driving the posted speed limit; avoiding distractions while driving; and always being safe behind the wheel.

In 2011, there 627 motor vehicle fatalities in New Jersey. HTPD encourages driver safety and good driving practices.

Sgt. Mark Giansanti, OIC