Law Enforcement Sidelining Speeders
Excessive Speed a Common and Deadly Factor in Crashes
One-third of fatal crashes nationwide involve speeding, a statistic that is prompting local law enforcement officers to crack down on aggressive drivers and speeders in Nevada this summer.
Nevada law enforcement officers are Joining Forces to increase high-visibility patrols between August 22 – September 2, 2020 for motorists exceeding the speed limit.
Exceeding the speed limit or driving too fast for the conditions is one of the
crash, or a fatality. Speeding is one of the most prevalent factors contributing to traffic crashes and at a tremendous cost. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that the annual cost to society of speeding-related crashes is $40.4 billion.
White Pine County Sheriff’s Office
More information about safe driving and the state’s Zero Fatalities goal is available online at www.ZeroFatalitiesNV.com.