PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDY AND HISTORY OF TRAFFIC OFFENDERS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL

VERKEHRSPSYCHOLOGISCHE UNTERSUCHUNG UND VORGESCHICHTE VON ALKOHOLSTRAFTAETERN

IN 11 PERCENT OF ALL DRIVERS RECOMMENDED FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL DRIVING APTITUDE TESTING BY THE AUTHORITIES, THE REASON WAS SUSPECTED MISUSE OF ALCOHOL. 35 PERCENT OF THESE DRIVERS WERE POSITIVELY JUDGED (FIT TO DRIVE A MOTOR VEHICLE). BY STATISTICALLY EXAMINING ALL THE PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST DATA OVER A GIVEN PERIOD OF TIME, IN WHICH THERE WAS A DRIVING APTITUDE TEST BECAUSE OF DRUNKENNESS, IT IS INTENDED TO ESTABLISH HOW GREAT THE PROBABILITY IS OF A REPETITION OF THE DRUNKENNESS OFFENCE, AND TO WHAT EXTENT THE PEOPLE CONCERNED ARE RELIABLE IN TRAFFIC.