|MMWR Early Release|
Vol. 64, Early Release
March 3, 2015
Vital Signs: Seat Belt Use Among Long-Haul Truck Drivers — United States, 2010
Guang X. Chen, MD, James W. Collins, PhD, W. Karl Sieber, PhD, et al.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2015;64(Early Release):1-5
Truck drivers accounted for 46% of occupational deaths from motor
vehicle crashes in the United States during 2012. CDC analyzed data
from its 2010 national survey of long-haul truck drivers to estimate the
prevalence of seat belt use and identify factors associated with nonuse.