Publications Home || Browse by topic || Browse by program || Ecology website

Publication Summary

Our Ecology website has changed, which can cause broken links.
To report these, please contact us with the publication and broken link.


Better Brakes Rule Cost-Benefit Analysis

Publication number Date Published
12-04-023August 2012
VIEW NOW Better Brakes Rule Cost-Benefit Analysis (Number of pages: 41) (Publication Size: 517KB)

Trouble viewing? Try these free options.
Author(s) Patora, Kasia; Chen, Allen
Description This report reviews the economic analyses performed by the Washington State Department of Ecology to estimate the incremental expected benefits and costs of the adopted Better Brakes rule (rule) (Chapter 173-901 WAC).
The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy.

ADA Accessibility
The Department of Ecology is committed to providing people with disabilities access to information and services by meeting or exceeding the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, and Washington State Policy #188.
Visit Ecology’s website for more information.
Contact HWTR Publication Coordinator at 360-407-6700 or
Keywords better brakes, cost benefit analyses
WEB PAGE Better Brakes Rule Web page

Washington's Better Brakes Law: A national model for improving water quality

Better Brakes

Concise Explanatory Statement for the Better Brakes Rule Chapter 173-901 WAC

Rule Implementation Plan for the Better Brakes Rule Chapter 173-901 WAC

Better Brakes Rule Adoption Announcement

Better Brakes Rule Chapter 173-901 WAC