If I wasn’t wearing a seat belt, can I still recover for my car accident injuries?

Minneapolis personal injury lawyer Bill Sieben talks about what you can recover in a car accident case if not wearing a seatbelt.

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Yes, there’s a statute in Minnesota that prohibits the introduction of the use or nonuse of a seatbelt in a car crash. So failure to wear a seatbelt in a crash will not affect your right to recover damages for what happened to you.