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Death rates from unintentional injuries among children and adolescents from birth to age 19 declined by nearly 30 percent from 2000 to 2009.
Fatal car accidents involving teenage drivers have declined by nearly 33 percent over the past five years, according to a new federal report which gives some credit to tougher state limits on younger drivers.
Cost amounts to nearly $500 for each U.S. licensed driver in one year ATLANTA, Aug.
WASHINGTON, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (Advocates) today released a new report showing that federal and state auto safety laws enacted over the past 20 years have saved over 85,000 lives and over $600 billion in costs.
Significant increases seen in deaths from falls, motorcycle crashes, machinery use and poisoning.
A person driving in Mississippi has four times the risk of having a motor vehicle fatality than a person driving in Massachusetts, U.S. health officials say.
Factors include safer vehicles, public education, law enforcement ITASCA, Ill., Feb.
About 8,000 U.S. children and teens die annually because they were a motor vehicle occupant, pedestrian or pedal cyclist, government health officials said.
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