Age differences in male drivers' perception of accident risk: the role of perceived driving ability.

@article{Matthews1986AgeDI,
  title={Age differences in male drivers' perception of accident risk: the role of perceived driving ability.},
  author={Michelle L. Matthews and Andrew Moran},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  year={1986},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={299-313}
}
Young (18-25) and older (35-50) male drivers were compared in their perception of driving risk and confidence in driving ability. Both groups provided responses a questionnaire on accident risk and driving ability and further generated subjective ratings of risk to a series of videotaped sequences depicting various elements of driving behavior. Although… CONTINUE READING