Search Results for drowsy driving

Vulnerable Road Users

Objectively Derived and Self-Reported Measures of Driving Exposure and Patterns Among Older Adults: AAA LongROAD Study

...measure would be related. For driving exposure, comparisons were statistically significant for both days driving per week and miles driving per week. In both cases, actual driving pr

January 2019 // Research Brief PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

The Longitudinal Research on Aging Drivers (LongROAD) Study: Understanding the Design and Methods

...driving permanently. Therefore, a driving cessation questionnaire was designed to collect information about the general circumstances surrounding the decision to stop driving, specific reasons for st

November 2017 // Research Brief PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Utilization of Driving Rehabilitation among Older Adults: LongROAD Analysis of the National Health and Aging Trends Study

...older adults might benefit from targeted evaluation for driving rehabilitation. When older adults lose their spouses, it may be an important time to evaluate driving rehabilitation, since driving pro

August 2017 // Research Brief PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

The Relationship Between Visual Abilities and Driving Habits Among Older Drivers: A LongROAD Study

...were analyzed. The objective driving habit measures were based on previous work and were conceptualized based on three components of the Driving Habits Questionnaire: driving closer to home (called <

October 2018 // Research Brief PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Self-Regulation of Driving by Older Adults: A LongROAD Study

Self-Regulation of Driving by Older Adults Background Self-regulation, or the modification of driving activity by driving less or avoiding challenging situations in response to declining abilities, is i

December 2015 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

2016 Traffic Safety Culture Index

...while support for a total ban (hand-held and hands-free) is at 42.0 percent. Impaired and Drowsy Driving: Nearly 60 percent of drivers say that driving after using illegal drugs is...

February 2017 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Associations Between Falls and Driving Outcomes in Older Adults: A LongROAD Study

...alone Driving difficulty A self-reported measure, asking subjects whether they had difficulty driving under certain conditions, while performing certain tasks; e.g. turning left Driving frequency, di

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

Driver Behavior & Performance

American Driving Survey: 2014 – 2015

...of 48.4 minutes driving, which translates to an average of 763 trips, 10,874 miles, and 294 hours of driving annually. On average, women reported more daily driving trips than men,...

September 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Relationship Between Driving Habits and Health-Related Quality of Life: AAA LongROAD Study

...driving reduction among older people was associated with increased fatigue and poorer physical functioning. By identifying the association between these driving habits and HRQOL, future driving inter

April 2019 // Research Brief PDF

Driver Behavior & Performance

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

...Reduces risk aversion among those risk averse, increases impulsivity and aggressive driving among those prone to aggressive driving and reduces inhibitions at higher BAC. Effects depend on usual levels of...

March 2016 // Research Brief PDF