Healthy People 2010 - With Annotations
Injury and Violence Prevention
Lead Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Reduce injuries, disabilities, and deaths due to unintentional injuries and violence.
15-20. Increase use of child restraints.
Target: 100 percent.
Baseline: 92 percent of motor vehicle occupants aged 4 years and under used child restraints in 1998 (preliminary data).
Target setting method: Total coverage.
Data source: National Occupant Protection Use Survey (NOPUS), Controlled Intersection Study, DOT, NHTSA.
Data for population groups currently are not collected.
Last modified: 15-Mar-2000.