Increasing seat belt use in service vehicle drivers with a gearshift delay.

Abstract

This study evaluated a device that prevents drivers from shifting vehicles into gear for up to 8 s unless seat belts are buckled. Participants were 101 commercial drivers who operated vans, pickups, or other light trucks from the U.S. and Canada. The driver could escape or avoid the delay by fastening his or her seat belt before shifting out of park… (More)
DOI: 10.1901/jaba.2010.43-369

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