Driver Behavior & Performance

The Prevalence of Motor Vehicle Crashes Involving Road Debris, United States, 2011-2014

This study examines data from a sample of in-depth crash investigations to estimate the number of crashes, injuries, and deaths in the U.S. each year that are caused by debris on the roads or falling from vehicles.

August 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Prevalence of Self-Reported Aggressive Driving Behavior: United States, 2014

This report provides data on the prevalence of self-reported aggressive driving behaviors based on a survey of a representative sample of U.S. drivers.

July 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Cannabis Use Among Drivers Suspected of Driving Under the Influence or Involved in Collisions: Analysis of Washington State Patrol Data

This study examined data from drivers involved in crashes and drivers suspected of DUI in Washington state.

May 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

An Evaluation of Data from Drivers Arrested for Driving Under the Influence in Relation to Per se Limits for Cannabis

This study examines the relationship between toxicological test results and performance on a battery of physiological and psychomotor measures used by law enforcement officers among drivers arrested for DUI.

May 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Prevalence of Marijuana Use Among Drivers in Fatal Crashes: Washington, 2010-2014

This study quantifies the prevalence of marijuana involvement in fatal crashes in the state of Washington in years 2010 – 2014, and examines whether the prevalence changed after the legalization of recreational use of marijuana took effect in the state.

May 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Marijuana: Beliefs and Behaviors, United States, 2013-2015

The purpose of this study was to provide estimates of the prevalence of self-reported driving under the influence of alcohol and marijuana, and related perceptions and beliefs among U.S. drivers ages 18 and older.

May 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Overview of Major Issues Regarding the Impacts of Alcohol and Marijuana on Driving

This document provides an overview of issues related to marijuana consumption, driving impairment and blood testing as well as the potential impacts of social and legal factors.

March 2016 // Research Brief PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Advancing Drugged Driving Data at the State Level: Synthesis of Barriers and Expert Panel Recommendations

The objective of this project is to identify and recommend strategies for improving state-level data on drugged driving by addressing the most significant barriers that impede state efforts to collect and compile such data.

March 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

2015 Traffic Safety Culture Index

This report presents the results of our annual Traffic Safety Culture Index survey, providing data on the attitudes and behaviors of the American public with respect to key traffic safety topics.

February 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

Motor Vehicle Crashes, Injuries, and Deaths in Relation to Weather Conditions, United States, 2010-2014

This study investigated the number of motor vehicle crashes, injuries, and deaths that occurred in the United States in years 2010-2014 in relation to weather conditions and roadway surface conditions.

January 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF