Research In Action
Posts about crash risk
Published June 10, 2021 in Research in action
New research reveals young adults who use cell phones while driving also engage in other risky driving behaviors, such as speeding and running red lights.
Published January 28, 2021 in Research in action
Newly licensed autistic drivers have much lower rates of moving violations and license suspensions and similar to lower crash rates than other young drivers.
Published December 17, 2020 in Research in action
A new CHOP study found nearly half of teens return to driving within two weeks of seeking specialty care for a concussion.
Published August 27, 2020 in Research in action
A new CIRP study highlights important disparities in vehicle safety features among drivers by age and income.
Published May 21, 2020 in Research in action
Read about new research, funded by the Center for Child Injury Prevention Studies (CChIPS), that shows automatic emergency braking to be very effective in preventing rear-end striking crashes.
Published April 30, 2020 in Research in action
Read Dr. Allison E. Curry highlights from her recent commentary for the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry with Dr. Thomas J. Power on how advancing ADHD-driving research can improve driver safety.