Research In Action
Posts about safe mobility
Published April 4, 2023 in Research in action
Catch up with newsworthy pediatric injury prevention articles from March 2023 gathered by CHOP's Dr. Patty Huang.
Published May 17, 2022 in Research in action
A recent IIHS study shows there is room for improvement in pedestrian detection technology and automatic emergency braking.
Published August 10, 2021 in Research in action
Learn about a recent study exploring the impact of parent-child communication on safety while crossing the road.
Published May 25, 2021 in Research in action
New research reinforces the need for owners of highly automated vehicles to stay alert and be ready to intervene when automated navigation needs to be taken over.
Published September 12, 2019 in Research in action
Read this summary of a recent observational study published in the Journal of Safety Research that found the majority of children 2 to 10 years old were unsupervised in a parking lot.
Published October 15, 2018 in Research in action
Learn about a one-of-a-kind pilot study that employed a virtual pedestrian crossing environment to explore how eye-tracking technology could be used to evaluate children’s behavior and point of view before crossing.
Published September 25, 2018 in Research in action
New CIRP research offers insights about child restraint system use by parents and caregivers of kids ages 4 to 10 years.
Published March 7, 2018 in Research in action
It's important to consider how to keep children optimally protected in taxis and ride-sharing services, such as Uber or Lyft.
Published December 19, 2016 in Research in action
Learn about findings from a recent National Safety Council poll on driving behaviors in parking lots.