DRUGS AS A TRAFFIC SAFETY PROBLEM - METHODS OF TESTING FOR DRUGS

ARZNEIMITTEL ALS VERKEHRSSICHERHEITSPROBLEM - METHODEN DER ARZNEIMITTELPRUEFUNG

VARIOUS METHODS OF TESTING THE EFFECTS OF DRUGS ON DRIVING APTITUDE ARE PRESENTED: (1) DRIVING TESTS; (2) SIMULATORS; (3) TRAFFIC PSYCHOLOGY TESTS. ADVANTAGES AND DRAWBACKS OF EACH METHOD ARE DISCUSSED. THE AUTHOR CONCLUDES THAT TESTING FOR DRUGS FROM THE POINT OF VIEW OF ROAD SAFETY SHOULD PREFERABLY BE UNDERTAKEN WITH VALIDATED OR WELL-TRIED TRAFFIC PSYCHOLOGY TESTS.

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  • German

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  • Accession Number: 01289165
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 1:39AM