MOTOR VEHICLE INJURIES DURING ADOLESCENCE

This article reviews the available options for prevention of motor vehicle injuries in adolescents. The potential strategies include high school driver's education programs, driving curfew laws, delaying the age of licensure, raising the minimum age for purchase of alcohol, legislation requiring mandatory seat belt and motorcycle helmet use, and airbags.

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    Slack, Incorporated

    6900 Grove Road
    Thorofare, NJ  United States  08086-9447
  • Authors:
    • Rivara, F P
  • Publication Date: 1988-2

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 107-112
  • Serial:
    • Pediatric Annals
    • Volume: 17
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: Slack, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0090-4481

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00670192
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1994 12:00AM