The Karen Risser Story – The Importance of Buckling Up

Let’s take a moment to talk about automotive safety.

Just a few moments ago, I was reading a story about a woman who lost her husband to a car accident also involving a train. Very depressing story, especially as it happened right before their second anniversary. Her husband wasn’t the only person in the vehicle, but not one of them had been using their seat belts. That seemingly simple choice to buckle-up costs the lives of thousands of others every year.

Here’s another story featuring someone who made that same bad choice. Although it turned out a lot more positive, Karen Risser is certainly lucky to be alive. Buckle up, because no one is invincible.


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One Response to The Karen Risser Story – The Importance of Buckling Up

  1. I lost 2 friends in automobile accidents in 2008, I have ever since always buckled up, and tell every one I see not wearing one to buckle up, sometimes tragedy can be adverted by using a simple tool.

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