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Table 3 Self reported reasons for using and not using seat belt among minibus and taxi drivers, Gondar, Ethiopia, 2016

From: Assessment of seat belt use and its associated factors among public transport drivers in North Gondar, Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study

Reasons for not using seat belt Frequency (%) Reasons for using seat belt Frequency (%)
Frequent stops 1.40 Mass media promotion 4.20
Forgetting 1.40 Penalty for non compliance 29.6
It is norm in our culture 3 Saves life 79.30
Driving slowly 5.20 Alarm system is there in the car 4
Creates discomfort 7.80 It is habit 5.90
Not believe of its safety 18.40   
Takes time to wear 18.4