VISION AND HIGHWAY SAFETY

METHODS AND PROCEDURES ARE PRESENTED FOR IMPROVING DRIVER CAPABILITIES AND REDUCING VISUAL NOISE, THUS RAISING HIS PERFORMANCE. MAJOR AREAS OF COVERAGE ARE: VISION REQUIREMENTS FOR DRIVING; SPACE PERCEPTION AND DRIVING; VISION TESTS; PRESCRIBING LENSES FOR DAYTIME AND NIGHTTIME DRIVING; DRIVERS WITH SPECIAL VISUAL PROBLEMS; VISUAL PROBLEMS IN THE AVERAGE AUTOMOBILE; VISUAL HAZARDS ON STREETS AND HIGHWAYS; AND DESIRABLE PRACTICES AND SOME POPULAR MISCONCEPTIONS. SOME SPECIFIC AREAS COVERED ARE CONTACT LENSES; UNITED NATIONS TRAFFIC SIGNS; WINDSHIELD TINT; COLORED LENSES; BLACK VS. WHITE TIRES; GREEN TAILLIGHTS; AND DISEASES OF THE EYE. AN EXTENSIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY IS INCLUDED. /SRIS/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 253 Pp, TabS, FIGS, REFS
  • Corporate Authors:

    Indiana University, Bloomington

    107 S Indiana Avenue
    Bloomington, IN  United States  47405
  • Authors:
    • Allen, M J
  • Publication Date: 1970

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00221279
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Nat Safety Council Safety Res Info Serv
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: May 16 1971 12:00AM