China belting up or down? Seat belt wearing trends in Nanjing and Zhoushan.

@article{Routley2008ChinaBU,
  title={China belting up or down? Seat belt wearing trends in Nanjing and Zhoushan.},
  author={Virginia Hazel Routley and Joan E Ozanne-Smith and Dan Li and Min Yu and Jianyue Wang and Junhe Zhang and Zhendong Tong and Ming Wu and Peihua Wang and Yu Qin},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  year={2008},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={1850-8}
}
National seat belt wearing legislation became effective in China May 2004 and associated provincial and city regulations followed. Despite rapid motorisation seat belt studies in China have been scarce. Patterns and trends in urban seat belt wearing were observed for all driver, front and rear seating positions over the years 2005-2007 in two eastern cities Nanjing (Jiangsu Province) and Zhoushan (Zhejiang Province). There were 35,256 vehicles observed in Nanjing, 20,939 in Zhoushan and 95,933… CONTINUE READING