February 2014

Did You Know?


Did You Know? is a weekly feature from the Center for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support to inform your prevention activities. We invite you to read, share, and take action!

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  • Motor vehicle crashes killed more than 9,000 children aged 12 years and under over the past decade.
  • Almost half of all black (45%) and Hispanic (46%) children killed in crashes during 2009-2010 were not buckled up, compared with 26% of white children.
  • States can help reduce child motor vehicle injuries and deaths by using recommended strategiesExternal to increase car seat, booster seat, and seat belt use.

Did You Know?  information and web links are current as of their publication date. They may become outdated over time.

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