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Motor Vehicle Injury Prevention: A Winnable Battle

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Motor vehicle crashes affect all Americans. Each year, traffic crashes kill nearly 40,000 people and injure another four million severely enough to require emergency medical care. While we have made some progress in recent years in decreasing motor vehicle-related injuries and deaths, we can do better. In this article, I outline why I believe reducing injury and death from motor vehicle crashes is a “winnable battle.”