Crandon, Ivor W.; Harding, Hyacinth E.; Branday, Joseph M.; Simeon, D. T.; Rhoden, Ann Marie; Carpenter, Reginald A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
The Prevalence of Seat Belt Use in Kingston, Jamaica: a Follow-up Observational Study Five Years After the Introduction of Legislation [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Objective: To assess the effect of legislation on driver and passenger seat belt use and the impact on road traffic accidents in Jamaica. Method: An observational cross-sectional study. Data was expressed as frequencies or means with standard deviations as appropriate and were analyzed using the SPSS version 10.0. Differences in seat belt use between genders and grades of vehicles were examined using chi-square tests.....