Secure Your Load Before Taking to the Road

Before you take to the road, Michigan State Police in the Bay Region urge you to properly secure your load. MSP joins with the Michigan Office of Highway safety in saying ratchet straps and tie downs are cheap while unsecured load citations are not. Make sure your loads are secure so we can all Drive Michigan Safely.
Recent federal data for 2020 shows crashes caused by unsecured loads and road debris led to 715 deaths and 16,595 injuries. Please take a few extra minutes to make sure your load is secure to help keep our roads safer. For more information, visit