Is Failing to Wear a Seatbelt in Massachusetts Considered a Moving Violation?

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Cynthia Medina
Cynthia MedinaPublished Insurance Expert

Posted on Feb 06, 2023

Yes, failing to wear a seatbelt in Massachusetts is considered a moving violation. Failing to wear a seatbelt is punishable by a $25 fine for the first offense. A second or subsequent offense is punishable by a $50 fine.

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