The universal motorcycle helmet law debate has a new talking point after a study concluded that organ donation increases 10 percent after a helmet law is repealed. The motorcycle helmet study reads, in part:
“The estimates imply that every death of a helmetless motorcyclist prevents or delays as many as .33 deaths among individuals on organ transplant waiting lists.”
Rittgers Rittgers & Nakajima has written and published an article discussing this phenomenon. To read it and learn more click here.