The city of Seattle, Washington has been dealing with a lot of accident related deaths spurning from the use of vehicles. Since revisiting the causes of these deaths, the county decided that it would be beneficial to lower the city speed limits. This included lowering the 25 mph limits to 20 mph, and the 30 mph to 25 mph. This would ensure that school zones and residential zones would stay safer. There is no excuse for speeding when you are following the speed limit.
- There is not an excuse for speeding, especially in school zones. Fixed speed cameras are leading the way in filing citations.
- Do not try to use you did not know the speed limit, it is posted everywhere! It is better to not use excuses!
- The old excuse of I was running late, won't fly either. if you get into an accident you won't be getting to your destination at all.
“From speed limit reductions on city streets to automated photo enforcement, the city of Seattle is cracking down on speeding.”