Florida Occupant Protection Fact Sheet (2014-2018)
The Florida Occupant Protection Fact Sheet includes relevant Florida Occupant Protection Data and trends as well as information about the Florida Occupant Protection Coalition and their efforts to reduce fatalities and serious injuries.
2020 Law Enforcement Survey on Occupant Protection in Florida
2018 Law Enforcement Survey on Occupant Protection in Florida
The Law Enforcement Survey on Occupant Protection was developed in response to the FOPC Strategic Action Plan. The survey results include statistics relating to on duty and off duty safety belt usage by law enforcement officers, their knowledge on different enforcement options as well as normal response to seat belt and child restraint violations.
2019 Safety Belt Use in Florida
2017 Safety Belt Use in Florida
This annual statewide survey of Safety Belt Use provides information on statewide safety belt usage trend, variation in safety belt usage by age and gender of occupant, roadway type, vehicle type, and county.
2019 Florida Observational Survey for Child Restraint Use
2017 Florida Observational Survey for Child Restraint Use
This observational survey provides an estimate of statewide Child Passenger Safety (CPS) usage. It also contains statistics on child restraint use by age and restraint type category along with the correlation between driver’s safety belt use and child’s restraint use.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS)
CDC’s WISQARS™ (Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System) is an interactive, online database that provides fatal and nonfatal injury, violent death, and cost of injury data from a variety of trusted sources. Researchers, the media, public health professionals, and the public can use WISQARS™ data to learn more about the public health and economic burden associated with unintentional and violence-related injury in the United States.
Emergency Medical Services Tracking and Reporting System (EMSTARS)
EMSTARS provides for the collection and analysis of incident level data from EMS agencies for benchmarking and quality improvement initiatives. EMSTARS has been implemented with the guidance of a constituency based advisory group who has defined and maintains a Data Dictionary ensuring the standardized collection of EMS incident data into the state repository.
Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS)
FARS is a nationwide census providing NHTSA, Congress and the American public yearly data regarding fatal injuries suffered in motor vehicle traffic crashes.
Rear Seat Belt Use: Little Change in Four Years, Much More to Do
This report was released by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), exploring adult rear seat belt use rates, state laws and enforcement, and public education efforts. The report, developed in partnership with Uber, makes specific recommendations on how states and other stakeholders can save lives by increasing rear seat belt use by adults.
State Safety Office Geographic Information System (SSOGis) Crash Query Tool
SSOGis allows users to access crash data and road information in map and data grid format. SSOGis is accessible from the Traffic Safety Portal to display map(s) containing information from the ARCA and/or CRASH systems.