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 predicted self-reported driving,...

January 2019 // Research Brief

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 stopping driving, means of meeting...

November 2017 // Research Brief

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 provides adults...

August 2017 // Research Brief

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 driving...

October 2018 // Research Brief

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 increasingly studied as...

December 2015 // Technical Report // Fact Sheet

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 // Technical Report // Fact Sheet

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, distance, or space Driving cessation...

March 2016 // Technical Report // Fact Sheet

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 // Technical Report // Fact Sheet

Driver Behavior & Performance

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

...SFST appears to be less accurate for impairment related to marijuana than alcohol.   Factors affecting how acute use impairs driving Alcohol Marijuana Usual effects on driving‐related functions Impairs psychomotor...

March 2016 // Research Brief

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 intervention programs may target...

April 2019 // Research Brief