PROGRAM & POLICY STRATEGIES
POLICY STRATEGIES FOR IVP
METHODS TO INFORM POLICY
2013 SOTS HOME
At least 50% of states reported working on motor vehicle injury prevention, fall injury prevention, and sexual assault/rape prevention.
- Data was the most common method used to determine four of the five most common focus areas. The exception was sexual assault/rape prevention, in which funding directives were the primary method of determination.
- State mandates and political influences were the least commonly reported methods of determining primary areas of focus.
Methods Used for Selecting Top Five Injury and Violence Topic Areas, 2013