Pickup Truck Passenger Safety

SAFETY

Pickup Truck Passenger Safety

RESOLVED, That the North Carolina Medical Society supports prohibiting children under twelve years of age in an open bed or cargo area of a vehicle, repeal of county exemptions allowing children to ride with an adult in an open bed or cargo area of a vehicle, and making violations of these laws subject to the same penalties as other child passenger safety violations.

(Report FF-1992, adopted 11/8/92)
(revised, Report H-2002, adopted 11/17/02)
(revised, Report N-2008, Item 3-33, adopted 10/19/2008)
(reaffirmed, Reaffirmation Report-2013, Item 51, adopted 10/26/2013)
(reaffirmed, Board Report-2018, Item 169, adopted 11/3/2018)

 
 

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