253819 Effectiveness of high visibility enforcement of occupant protection and impaired driving laws

Monday, October 31, 2011: 11:00 AM

Charles Hurley, BA , Former CEO, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, Annapolis, MD
This portion of the session will highlight successes and challenges in motor vehicle safety policy in the US. Examples will be offered from the field illustrating the necessary elements of successful, effective policy change.

Learning Areas:
Advocacy for health and health education

Learning Objectives:
Discuss prior failed policy strategies and future implications

Keywords: Motor Vehicles, Injury Prevention

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: My qualifications include being the former CEO of MADD, as well as longtime senior official of the National Safety Council and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.