This study will build upon the research team’s existing work with state laws addressing traumatic brain injury (TBI) and sport-related concussions. It will be the first study to evaluate TBI law data using concussion data from a national surveillance system.
Injury and Violence Prevention
Every year, millions of American children and adults suffer serious injuries, and are victims of violence. By discouraging or prohibiting risky behavior and reshaping dangerous environments, laws can reduce injuries caused by cars, guns, toys, tools and other people.