INCREASING TEEN SAFETY BELT USE

Acknowledgements

Many individuals donated time and resources in providing the authors with valuable information that gave us a better understanding of the problem and possible solutions to teen safety belt issues. The authors would particularly like to thank NHTSA personnel who assisted us in this project. We appreciate their willingness to spend time with the authors and share information.

We would also like to thank Jennifer Beery Warren, the task order manager, for providing us with excellent guidance and direction; the various Governor’s Highway Safety Office personnel for sending State-specific information; and our expert panel from Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE)— David Levy, Joel Grube, Ted Miller, and Christopher Ringwalt— for providing insight and knowledge.

The continued assistance provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in support of the program activities and goals, is gratefully acknowledged and appreciated.