Age, skill, and hazard perception in driving.

@article{Borowsky2010AgeSA,
  title={Age, skill, and hazard perception in driving.},
  author={Avinoam Borowsky and David Shinar and Tal Oron-Gilad},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  year={2010},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={1240-9}
}
This study examined the effects of age and driving experience on the ability to detect hazards while driving; namely, hazard perception. Studies have shown that young-inexperienced drivers are more likely than experienced drivers to suffer from hazard perception deficiencies. However, it remains to be determined if this skill deteriorates with advancing age. Twenty-one young-inexperienced, 19 experienced, and 16 elderly drivers viewed six hazard perception movies while connected to an eye… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.
45 Citations
17 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 45 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 17 references

A cognitive approach to situation awareness: Theory and application. Aldershot; S.Banbury and S

  • M. S. Horswill, F. P. Mckenna
  • Tremblay (eds.) Ashgate Publishing,
  • 2004
3 Excerpts

Situation Awareness and Aging

  • A. C. Bolstad, Hess M.T
  • Situation Awareness Analysis and Measurement,
  • 2000

The effects of hazard perception training on the development of novice drivers skills

  • K. L. Mills, R. D. Hall, M. McDonald, G. W. P. Rolls
  • Report to Department Environment , Transport…
  • 1998
1 Excerpt

The effects of hazard perception training on the development of novice drivers skills. Report to Department Environment, Transport & Regions (http://www.roads.detr.gov.uk/roadsafety/hazard)

  • K. L. Mills, R. D. Hall, M. McDonald, G.W.P. Rolls
  • 1998
1 Excerpt

Hazard perception in drivers: a methodology for testing and training

  • F. P. Mckenna, J. L. Crick
  • Final Report, Behavioural Studies Unit, Transport…
  • 1991
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…