RESEARCH AT THE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT RESEARCH UNIT

Alcohol and drug effects on driving skills are of major concern in traffic accident research, and a significant part of the research at the traffic accident research unit is devoted to this. This research is oriented towards three areas: 1) investigation of the effects of alcohol and drugs on psycho-motor skills related to driving (laboratory studies in association with the department of pharmacology, University of Sydney); 2) drink-driving education evaluation (information and attitude-change campaigns); and 3) data collection, to find out to what extent people drive and/or are involved in traffic crashes after taking alcohol or other drugs. The number of the covering abstract of the

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Alcohol & Drug Dep Multidisciplinary Inst

    Canberra,   Australia 

    New South Wales Dept of Motor Transport, Australia

    Traffic Accident Research Unit
    Roseberry, New South Wales 2018,   Australia 
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 158-162

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00188374
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Mar 28 1979 12:00AM