Evaluation of New York's Rear Seat Belt Law

This project examines the effectiveness the New York seat belt law change in increasing rear seat belt use by 1. Conducting a process evaluation to document the implementation of the program including, but not limited to, enforcement efforts/activities and communications; and 2. Conducting an outcome evaluation including changes in seat belt use as measured by observation surveys. The results will be summarized in a final report.

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $307,496
    • Contract Numbers:

      693JJ921F000050

      DTNH2217D00038

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

      1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
      Washington, D.C.  United States  20590
    • Managing Organizations:

      National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

      1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
      Washington, D.C.  United States  20590
    • Project Managers:

      Blenner, Jordan

    • Performing Organizations:

      Preusser Research Group, Incorporated

      7100 Main Street
      Trumbull, CT  United States  06611
    • Principal Investigators:

      Robbins, Arryn

    • Start Date: 20210518
    • Expected Completion Date: 20240000
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • USDOT Program: Behavioral Safety Research
    • Subprogram: Seat Belt Use

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01773693
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
    • Contract Numbers: 693JJ921F000050, DTNH2217D00038
    • Files: RIP, USDOT
    • Created Date: Jun 3 2021 3:13PM