DRUGS AND DRIVING: REPORT OF AN INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

The report presents the proceedings of a Symposium on Drugs (other than alcohol) and Driving. Speaker's papers and work session summaries are included. Major topics include: Overview of Problem, Risk Identification, Drug Measurement in Biological Materials, Measurement of Drug Effects on Driver Behavior, Legal and Practical Constraints on Drug/Driving Research, and Recommendations for Future Research and Countermeasures. The report summarizes the discussions of 30 leading researchers and practitioners who met to review existing research findings about the drug/driving problem. On the basis of current knowledge suggestions for research efforts and countermeasure actions are made.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Also available in set of 3 reports PC E10, PB-264 177-SET.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Indiana University, Bloomington

    Institute for Research in Public Safety
    Bloomington, IN  United States  47401

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • JOSCELYN, K B
    • Maickel, R P
  • Publication Date: 1977-1

Media Info

  • Pagination: 232 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00151768
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-802-187 Intrm Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-4-00994
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 27 1977 12:00AM