Motorcycle Safety Guide: Universal Helmet Laws Increase Helmet Use
Rate of helmet use before and after enacting a universal helmet law3,30,31,32,33
|State (Year of enactment)||Under partial/no law||Under universal law|
All five states gained a substantial increase in helmet use in the year after the universal
helmet law was enacted.
Rate of helmet use before and after repealing a universal helmet law3,34,35,36
|State (Year of repeal)||Under universal law||Under partial law|
All six states showed a substantial decrease in helmet use in the year after the universal
helmet law was repealed.
References are located on the Endnotes page.
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