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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
4 out of 4
4 out of 4
Year Published: 
1998

Motor Vehicle Injury – Child Safety Seats: Incentive and Education Programs

Description of Resource: 
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends interventions that use incentive and education programs based on sufficient evidence of their effectiveness in increasing safety seat use. Incentive and education programs reward parents for correctly using child safety seats or directly reward children for correctly using safety seats. These programs also include education that varies with regard to content, duration and intensity, and methods used.

Evidence-Based Resource Details

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Developed By: 
Community Preventive Services Task Force
Developer Type: 
Non-Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Educational and Community-Based Programs
Injury and Violence Prevention
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
Systematic Review
Citation: 
The Community Guide [Internet]. Motor Vehicle Injury – Child Safety Seats: Incentive and Education Programs. c1998– [cited 2017 Feb 17]. Available from: https://www.thecommunityguide.org/content/motor-vehicle-injury-child-safety-seats-incentive-and-education-programs