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Helmets: Get your head into it . By: The Crash Test Dummies Megan Davis, Meishel Fortino , Thi Le, Kim McPike and Adam Ratliff. Cultural descriptions . Stereotypes Outlaw Image/Gangs Drugs/ETOH Long hair/Long beards Leather/chains Tattoos Famous Icons. Michigan Law . Previous Law

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Helmets get your head into it

Helmets: Get your head into it

By: The Crash Test Dummies

Megan Davis, MeishelFortino, Thi Le, Kim McPikeand Adam Ratliff


Cultural descriptions

Cultural descriptions

  • Stereotypes

    • Outlaw Image/Gangs

    • Drugs/ETOH

    • Long hair/Long beards

    • Leather/chains

    • Tattoos

  • Famous Icons


Michigan law

Michigan Law

  • Previous Law

  • Current Law

    • 21 Years Old

    • $20,000 medical benefits

    • 2 years or safety course


Statistics

Statistics

  • 17 Million deaths

  • Dollars saved

  • Insurance Increases

    by 34%

  • TBI: 13 times more

    expensive


Preventative measures

Preventative Measures

  • Appropriate attire

    • Over-the-ankle footwear

    • Long pants

    • Long-sleeved jacket

    • Full-fingered motorcycle gloves

  • Helmet usage:

    • Lower the risk of death by approximately 40%

    • Lower the risk of head injury by 69%


Preventable motorcycle i njuries

Preventable Motorcycle Injuries

  • Total brain injuries

  • Death

  • Road rash/integumentary trauma

  • Traumatic musculoskeletal injuries


Healthy people 2020

Healthy People 2020

Goal/Objective: Increase the proportion of motorcycle operators and passengers using helmets


Action plan

Action Plan

  • Educate

  • Safety Awareness

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHmRebeHvFo&list=UU0_CTpZAmXx3zwkq2XqvusA&index=12&feature=plcp


Health belief model

Health Belief Model

  • Preventative measures

    • Helmet use

  • Intervention to promote willingness

    • Education

  • Promotion

    • Perceived threats of TBI or death

  • Barriers

    • Michigan law


Conclusion

Conclusion

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6rZCg1OkXgg&feature=em-share_video_user


References

References

  • Dickert-Conlin, S., Elder, T., & Moore, B. (2011). Donorcycles: Motorcycle helmet laws and the supply of organ donors. The Journal of Law & Economics, 18, 195-215.

  • Helmet use among motorcyclists who died in crashes and economic cost savings associated with state motorcycle helmet laws — United States, 2008–2010. (2012). Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 61(23). Retrieved from http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview

    /mmwrhtml/mm6123a1.htm?s_cid=mm6123a1_w

  • Homer, J., & French, M. (2009). Motorcycle helmet laws in the United States from 1990 to 2005: Politics and public health. American Journal of Public Health, 99, no. 3, 415-423. http://dx.doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2008.134106

  • Jones, M. M., & Bayer, R. (2007). Paternalism & its discontents: Motorcycle helmet laws, libertarian values, and public health. Public Health Then and Now, 97, no. 2, 208-217.


References1

References

  • Pender, N., Murdaugh, C., & Parsons, M. A. (2011). Health promotion in nursing practice (6th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education.

  • State of Michigan. (2001-2013). Motorcycle helmet use in Michigan. Retrieved November 14, 2013, from http://michigan.gov/sos/0,4670,7-127-1585_50413-277037--,00.html

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2013). Injury and violence prevention. In Healthy People 2020. Retrieved November 14, 2013, from http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/objectiveslist.aspx?topicId=24


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