News tagged with motor vehicle crash

Child safety seat education needs an extra boost

Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death among children despite the widespread availability of effective child passenger restraint systems (CPRSs) such as child safety seats. However, even when provided with free ...

dateOct 10, 2009 in Health
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The high cost of treating alcohol-impaired drivers

The costs of drinking and driving are all too apparent, with alcohol involved in 41 percent of all motor vehicle crash fatalities in 2006. In addition to the mortality and morbidity associated with drinking and driving, the ...

dateOct 05, 2009 in Health
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Study: 1 in 10 binge drinkers get on the road

(AP) -- One in 10 binge drinkers got behind the wheel the last time they drank heavily. And half of those drivers left from a bar, restaurant or nightclub after downing five or more drinks, a new study has found.

dateSep 01, 2009 in Health
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