Coronavirus disease (COVID) vaccine hesitancy is a reflection of psychology that might also contribute to traffic safety. We tested whether COVID vaccination was associated with the risks of a traffic crash.
THIS is the scientific study which links to the Fortune.com and Yahoo News article planting the seed that the unvaccinated should pay higher prices for car insurance and that first responders should assume accident victims are more likely unvaccinated than not. Yahoo article submitted separately, with direct quote to follow.
“First responders may also consider taking precautions to protect themselves from COVID when responding to traffic crashes, the authors added, as it’s more likely that a driver is unvaccinated than vaccinated.”