Teens' Driving Riskier with Male Teen Passenger Teen Boy's Driving Safer with Female Teen Passenger

This article presents some conclusions of a study conducted by the National Institute of Child Health and Development. Teen driving habits were examined to determine what makes teens more or less likely to drive recklessly. Teens engaged in risky driving behavior more often with teen male passengers in the front seat than at other times. Further study is planned.

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    • This is a news release from the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development on August 24, 2005.
  • Publication Date: 2005


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Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: pp 11-12
  • Serial:
    • The Chronicle
    • Volume: 53
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana
    • ISSN: 0164-1344

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01011135
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 20 2005 3:30PM