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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (1): 44-75.
Published: 01 February 1983
... disability has led the federal government to consider requiring all new vehicles to come equipped with restraint systems that take effect without active participation from the passenger–airbags or automatic seatbelts. Since 1969, the government has issued several rulemakings to that effect, but each has been...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (3): 562-565.
Published: 01 June 1981
... or at heavy users); (5) school policies on alcohol that are not just educational in nature; (6) mandatory airbag laws and other measures to protect all who are on the highways, including those driving while drunk. Beyond these measures, according to Beau- champ, alcoholism must be redefined...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (4): 822-824.
Published: 01 August 1987
... been successful in con- trolling some injuries and most infectious diseases is cited as the primary cause of an endemic threat to persons of all ages. In their zeal to point out this failure, the authors overstate the potential effect of one policy. Placing airbags in all cars from the time of...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (2): 323-344.
Published: 01 April 1986
... all states do. New York was also chosen because it was the first state to adopt a mandatory seat-belt law, and because its legislature did so before the 1984 Department of Transportation Leichter The Seat-Belt Debate 325 decision on airbags and passive...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (4): 757-760.
Published: 01 August 1988
... airbags would cost about $600,000 per life saved-many regulations have still lower costs-OSHA’s stan- dards cost from $1.1 million to $40 million per life saved, and the higher values are more common (Graham and Vaupell981). Anyone, argue the economists, can see that we would be better off saving...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (1): 135-156.
Published: 01 February 1991
... general. Airbags, seatbelts, shoulderbelts, soft dashboards, collapsible steering wheels, car weight, and so on, have received attention in the engineering lit- erature. A good review of these studies is provided in Robertson (1983) and Crandall et al. (1986). Peltzman (1975) sharply...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 7 (4): 784-807.
Published: 01 August 1983