This theme is in three parts: (a) influences of alcohol on the behaviour of the driver, (b) effects of carbon monoxide on driving, and (c) influence of tranquillizers on the behaviour of the driver. Part a contains the following papers: the effect of alcohol on driving in canada Peart,AFW; investigations of 500 road fatalities with special reference to blood alcohol levels, Hossack,DW; delayed effects of acute alcoholic intoxication on occupational safety and health, Tichauer,ER, Wolkenberg,RC and Rho,YM; blood alcohol content and road traffic, Simonetti,N and Accetura,V; alcohol rates in public transport drivers in road traffic as an accidentogenic factor Cekic,J, Todorovic,P and Radmilovic,V; drivers' opinions and behaviour concerning alcohol, problem drinking and highway safety, Waller,JA and Worden,JK; the effect of alcohol on motor vehicle accidents resulting in fatality, Kier,LC; relation between driver behaviour and blood alcohol content; 1000 medico/legal analyses, Planques,J, Arhus,L and Scheckmann,J; drinking alcoholic beverages and blood alcohol content, Lereboullet,J. The use of breath-alcohol analysis in traffic law enforcement - medical - legal and administrative considerations, Borkenstein, R; some interferences of breath - alcohol level on steadiness, tapping and depth perception tests, Niyogi,SK; breath alcohol analysis with the intomimeter gas chromatograph, jones,aw and jones,tp; automated blood alcohol analysis for forensic purposes, gilmore,ae; hand-writing as an indication of alcohol consumption in drunk driving cases, doud,d. For the covering abstract of the conference see irrd abstract no. 100820. /TRRL/

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    Institut National de Medecine du Traffic

    15 rue de l'Ecole de Medecine
    Paris,   France 
  • Publication Date: 1972-9

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  • Accession Number: 00125046
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 18 1975 12:00AM