Impact of the penalty points system on road traffic injuries in Spain: a time-series study.

@article{Novoa2010ImpactOT,
  title={Impact of the penalty points system on road traffic injuries in Spain: a time-series study.},
  author={Ana M Novoa and Katherine P{\'e}rez and Elena Santamari{\~n}a-Rubio and Marc Mar{\'i}-dell'Olmo and Josep Ferrando and Rosanna Peir{\'o} and Aurelio Tob{\'i}as and Pilar Zori and Carme Borrell},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2010},
  volume={100 11},
  pages={2220-7}
}
OBJECTIVES We assessed the effectiveness of the penalty points system (PPS) introduced in Spain in July 2006 in reducing traffic injuries. METHODS We performed an evaluation study with an interrupted time-series design. We stratified dependent variables-numbers of drivers involved in injury collisions and people injured in traffic collisions in Spain from… CONTINUE READING