Motorcycle Safety

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Center for Disease Control: 2010 Map of State Helmet Laws

Map of States with none, partial, and universal helmet laws.

Mississippi requires helmet use of all motorcycle riders.

Center for Disease Control: Regional Comparison of Helmet Law Impact

Legend for the visual indicators of types of helmet laws

State Type of Law/Year Enacted Lives saved by helmet use per 100,00 registered motorcycles, 20101,2 Economic Costs saved by helmet use per 100,00 registered motorcycles, 20101,2
Alabama Universal Helmet Law / 1967 39 $80M
Kentucky Partial Helmet Law / 1998 32 $65M
Mississippi Universal Helmet Law / 1974 55 $113M
Tennessee Universal Helmet Law / 1967 46 $94M

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