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In The Villages Golf Carts Nearly Outnumber People But Golf Cart Seat Belts Are Rare

When John Long first moved to The Villages from Virginia in 2013, he noticed golf carts zooming past him left and right on the roads.

One, after the other, after the other.

The carts are hard to miss. The Villages, a retirement community where most of the inhabitants are over the age of 60, is home to approximately 51,000 people and more than 50,000 golf carts, according to Babiarz Law Firm of The Villages. However, his cart has a seatbelt. WUFT News visited a popular shopping center where the parking lot had a designated golf cart parking area. Of the 16 carts there, three in four of them did not have seatbelts installed.

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