Senator Martins to Sponsor Safety Saturday in Westbury June 23

Jack M. Martins

May 23, 2012

Senator Jack M. Martins will be sponsoring Safety Saturday at Westbury High School, 1 Post Road in Old Westbury, on Saturday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Residents are all welcome to attend to take advantage of the services offered.

Safety Saturday will include:

Shed the Meds – Anyone that needs to dispose of prescription drugs can bring them and they will be properly disposed of by the Nassau County Police Department.

Car Seat Safety Check – New York State Troopers will be on-hand to check to make sure your child car seat is properly installed so that your child receives maximum protection.

Seat Belt Convincer – Strap into a New York State Police crash simulator, which lets you experience the impact of a car crash, stressing the importance of seat belts.

Nationwide Distracted Driving Simulator – Talking on a cell phone? Texting? This simulator will demonstrate how dangerous distracted driving can be.

Long Island Cares Mobile Outreach – The mobile outreach van provides outreach and assistance to people who may be in need of food as well as referral services.

Cell Phones for Soldiers – Donate a used cell phone to support a call home for a soldier.

For questions or more information, contact Senator Martins’ office at (516) 746-5924 or visit the website at