Passengers accounted for 62 percent of traffic fatalities nationwide in 2019, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It’s imperative that passengers take responsibility for their own safety, in conjunction with being aware of how to avoid dangerous situations as a passenger.

That’s why the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) is participating in National Passenger Safety Week, Jan. 22-28.

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