TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

Technical Summary

I.  INTRODUCTION

II.  BACKGROUND
Legislative History
Studies of Helmet Use Law Effect

III.  NATIONAL TRENDS
Registrations and Miles of Travel
Fatalities

IV.  EFFECTS OF THE LAW CHANGE IN FLORIDA
The Law
Helmet Use
Motorcycle Registrations
Fatalities
Time Series Analysis
Injuries

V.  EFFECTS OF HELMET LAW CHANGES IN ARKANSAS, KENTUCKY, LOUISIANA AND TEXAS
Time Series Analyses

VI.  DISCUSSION

VII.  REFERENCES