Occupant Protection

The KDOT Bureau of Transportation Safety and Technology, Traffic Safety Section, directs their efforts to raise seatbelt usage, reduce traffic fatalities, and raise the child restraint rate in the State of Kansas. To accomplish these goals, KDOT BTS&T often partners with outside sources including law enforcement agencies, Emergency Medical Services, primary and secondary schools, Health Departments, safety coalitions and others.

New Primary Seat Belt Law Revised and Updated Brochure


Partnering includes funding for the following projects:

STEP - Special Traffic Enforcement Program

Kansas Traffic Safety Resource Office

CPS Safety Seats

Booster Seat Awareness


Additional links:

Safety Belt Usage Rates

Bucks for Buckles - A safety belt awareness campaign