This article surveys the various answers that have been given to the question of who are the best drivers and concludes that the question cannot be answered on the basis of sex, grades, or mechanical abilities. It points out that there are basic traits found among accident prone drivers, such as aggressiveness and emotional instability, and it gives a leading insurance company's evaluation of a good student driver. The conclusion is that being a good driver comes down to one thing--the individual.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Berkin (Bernard)

    3500 Western Avenue
    Highland Park, IL  United States  60035
  • Publication Date: 1981-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 16-17
  • Serial:
    • New Driver
    • Volume: 3
    • Issue Number: 3
    • Publisher: Berkin (Bernard)

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00384682
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-035 729
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 30 1984 12:00AM