GAO: Motorcycle deaths, injuries cost $16B

From fiscal years 2006 to 2012, NHTSA awarded $45.9 million in motorcyclist safety grants to states; Congress has allowed these funds to be used for motorcyclist training and motorist awareness efforts only. In addition, NHTSA has conducted research - totaling $7.3 million in the last 5 fiscal years - to identify new and evaluate existing state strategies.
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