Teens and Driving in California: Summary of Research and Best Practices

The crash rate among teens is the highest of any age group and is the major cause of death for teens in California. Recently there has been an increase in the crash rate among teens which has caused a renewed interest in teen traffic safety. The purpose of this guide is to present the major risk factors associated with teen driving in California and to highlight policy and program strategies that may be influential in reducing risk.

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    University of California, Berkeley

    Institute of Transportation Studies
    McLaughlin Hall
    Berkeley, CA  United States  94720

    University of California, Berkeley

    Safe Transportation Research and Education Center
    2614 Dwight Way, #7374
    Berkeley, CA  United States  94720-7374

    University of California, Berkeley

    Traffic Safety Center, 2614 Dwight Way
    Berkeley, CA  United States  94720-7374

    California Office of Traffic Safety

    2208 Kausen Drive
    Elk Grove, CA  United States  95758
  • Authors:
    • Bui, Huong
    • Arnold, Lindsay S
    • Cooper, Jill F
    • Ragland, David R
  • Publication Date: 2006-8-1


  • English

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 35p

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  • Accession Number: 01490186
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Created Date: Jul 17 2013 6:03PM