DRIVER PERFORMANCE AND INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES IN ATTENTION AND INFORMATION PROCESSING. VOLUME 1: DRIVER INATTENTION
The study reviews the fields of traffic safety, driver behavior, and psychology with respect to driver inattention. Volume I discusses basic concepts, theories, measurement techniques, and research paradigms in studies of attention and driver performance; presents a multi-dimensional definition of attentional performance in the context of driving behavior; analyzes inattention-related traffic accidents; surveys behavioral and physiological indicators of inattention, and individual differences in attentional performance presents unresolved research issues, and recommends future research aimed at developing driver-oriented inattention countermeasures.
- See also Volume 2, PB-292166.
Indiana University, BloomingtonInstitute for Research in Public Safety
Bloomington, IN United States 47401
Washington, DC United States 20590
- Zaidel, D M
- Paarlberg, W T
- Shinar, D
- Publication Date: 1978-10-30
- Pagination: 247 p.
- TRT Terms: Alertness; Attention; Attention value; Behavior; Driver performance; Drivers; Motors; Performance evaluations; Personnel performance; Psychology; Reviews; Traffic crashes; Traffic safety; Variance
- Uncontrolled Terms: Motor vehicle accidents
- Subject Areas: Highways; Safety and Human Factors;
- Accession Number: 00191420
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-8-01819-74DAPFinal Rpt., DOT-HS-803-793
- Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-8-01819
- Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM