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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.
Read about a new CChIPS study that provides valuable insights into factors that can lead to crashes.
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.
Read about a new CIRP study, published in Accident Analysis and Prevention, that explains why traffic safety researchers and advocates need to take action to improve researcher access to state crash, licensing, and traffic citation data.
Read an excerpt from a CHOP Research Institute Cornerstone blog about a new data warehouse created by CIRP researchers that is being used to advance injury prevention research.
Read about new research published in the Journal of Safety Research that describes licensing proportions, crash rates, and rates of moving violations among older drivers in New Jersey between 2010 and 2014.
Teen drivers diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are significantly more likely to crash, be issued traffic and moving violations, and engage in risky driving behaviors than their peers without ADHD, according to a CHOP study published today in the journal Pediatrics.
Learn about a study funded by the National Science Foundation that is developing novel approaches to keep driver attention on the road.
Read about new research that examines how mental health symptoms related to ADHD, conduct disorder, and depression may affect the driving behaviors of newly licensed teens.
Read about a research study published today in JAMA Pediatrics on adolescents with ADHD and crash risk when newly licensed.