Safety belt promotion: theory and practice.

  title={Safety belt promotion: theory and practice.},
  author={Gerald D. Nelson and Peter Moffit},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  volume={20 1},
The purpose of this paper is to provide practitioners a rationale and description of selected theoretically based approaches to safety belt promotion. Theory failure is a threat to the integrity and effectiveness of safety belt promotion. The absence of theory driven programs designed to promote safety belt use is a concern of this paper. Six theoretical models from the social and behavioral sciences are reviewed with suggestions for application to promoting safety belt use and include Theory… CONTINUE READING