Search Results for drowsy driving

Driver Behavior & Performance

Driver Behavior & Performance

The Prevalence and Impact of Drowsy Driving

...Many traffic researchers believe drowsy driving has been under-reported and underestimated. The Study This report presents new estimates of the prevalence of drowsy driving on the roads and of the...

November 2010 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Distracted Driving Behaviors and Beliefs among Older Adults: A LongROAD Analysis of the Training, Research, and Education for Driving Safety Study

...as capable when driving, and using a handsfree phone were associated with greater frequency of distracted-driving behavior. Distracted driving puts the driver and passengers at risk. More than a quarter...

September 2017 // Research Brief PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Driver Behavior & Performance

2012 Traffic Safety Culture Index: Motorists Admit to Driving Drowsy

...Other key findings regarding drowsy driving include: Eight out of ten (80%) people view other drivers driving while drowsy as a serious threat to their own personal safety and a...

December 2012 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Musculoskeletal Conditions and Related Driving Reduction Among Older Drivers: A LongROAD Study

...driving reduction in older adults of both genders. Low confidence in driving ability, coupled with musculoskeletal condition diagnosis, might cause premature driving reduction for women. Conversely, overconfidence in d

November 2017 // Research Brief PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Vulnerable Road Users

Older American Drivers and Traffic Safety Culture: A LongROAD Study

...of driving under the influence of alcohol, marijuana, or both, as well as drowsy driving. Key Findings – Engagement in Unsafe Behaviors Self-reported behavior behind the wheel in the past...

November 2014 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Orientation Sessions for Parents of Young Novice Drivers: An Assessment of U.S. Programs and Recommendations

Introduction The role of parents in the licensing process has expanded greatly since the arrival of graduated driver licensing (GDL). Lengthy learner stages, supervised hours requirements and driving restrictions have...

May 2018 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF