SAFETY BELT USAGE: SURVEY OF CARS IN THE TRAFFIC POPULATION (NOVEMBER 1977-JUNE 1978)

The purpose of this study is to continue the on-going measurements of safety belt usage in passenger cars in the traffic population. Observations covered passenger cars of 1964 and later models stopping for lights at intersections in 19 metropolitan areas. Observers recorded type of safety belt installation, driver's usage of the safety belt, make and model of car, sex and estimated age of the driver, license number of the car, and descriptive information about the observation site.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Washington, D.C.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Opinion Research Corporation

    North Harrison Street
    Princeton, NJ  USA  08540
  • Publication Date: 1978-12

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 43 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00197244
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Safety Council Safety Research Info Serv
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 17 1979 12:00AM