The objective of the survey summarized in this report was to establish a statewide safety belt usage rate in Kentucky for 2013. This rate can be compared to those determined from previous surveys. The 2013 statewide survey continues to document the increase in usage associated with the change in the law to allow primary enforcement and related evaluation and enforcement.

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