Seat belt fad sparks serious concern in Donegal

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It's emerged that some drivers in Donegal are preventing the seat belt alarm from going off in their car when they fail to belt up by installing extra seat belt clips.

It's not clear where motorists are sourcing the additional belt clips but it has sparked serious concern in the county among various bodies.

Road Safety Officer with Donegal County Council Brian O'Donnell says figures clearly show people have been killed by not wearing a seat belt and this latest fad defies belief: