RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN VISUAL IMPAIREMENT, SUBJECTIVE DISTURBANCES AND INVOLVMENT IN ROAD ACCIDENTS

POVEZANOST NEKIH ANOMALIJA VIDA SA SUBJEKTIVNIM SMETNJAMA I PROMETNIM NEZGODAMA

Good vision is the first important prerequisite for safe driving. The article studies whether drivers with some impairement of vision get involved in more accidents and whether they experience more vision related disturbances when driving. A specially designed questionnaire has been applied on a sample of 592 drivers. The results obtained indicate that drivers with impairement of vision get involved in more road accidents and they experience more vision related disturbances than other drivers during driving.

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    Istrazivacki Centar za Medicinu i Psihologiju

    Sarengradska 3
    41000 Zagreb, Croatia,   Yugoslavia 
  • Authors:
    • Zenebe, Z M
    • Gurdulic-Sverko, A
    • Klescic, D J
  • Publication Date: 1988

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Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 233-238
  • Serial:
    • Covjek i Promet
    • Volume: 14
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: Istrazivacki Centar za Medicinu i Psihologiju
    • ISSN: 0350-8765

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00606168
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1991 12:00AM