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  Lives saved by helmet use per 100,000 registered motorcycles, 20101,2   Economic costs saved by helmet use per 100,000 registered motorcycles, 20101,2
Average number of lives saved for states with a Universal Law 36 Average money saved for states with a Universal Law $73 million
Average number of lives saved for states with a Partial Law 10 Average money saved for states with a Partial Law $21 million
Average number of lives saved for states with no law 4 Average money saved for states with no law $9 million

References

  1. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Lives and costs saved by motorcycle helmets, 2010. Washington (DC): National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation; 2012. Unpublished data.
  2. Federal Highway Administration. Highway statistics 2010: State motor-vehicle registrations (Table MV-1). Washington (DC): Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation; 2011.

 

 
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