Recent Research Studies

Below are research studies and reviews that you may find useful for education, policy development, or as a launching board for continued research. Check back for new research added here.

Control and Responsibility: Teen Drivers Conflicted, State Farm Foundation, June 2013
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National Teen Driving Report Finds Safety Gains For Teen Passengers, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and State Farm Foundation, April 2013
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Summary of Research Findings Indicate Significant Crash Risks Associated with Hands-Free Texting While Driving, ADEPT Driver, April 2013
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Research Driven Issue #1 2013, AAA Foundation, Spring 2013
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Distracted driving – It is time for public health to step in, Journal of Public Health Policy, February 2013
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Reviewing Four Decades of Cell Phone Use while Driving (1970-2010), Health Behaviour & Public Health, August 2012
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Teen Driver Risk in Relation to Age and Number of Passengers, AAA Foundation, May 2012
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New Survey Shows Most Licensed Teen Drivers Still Text While Driving, State Farm Foundation, April 2012
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Distracted Driving Among Newly Licensed Teen Drivers, AAA Foundation, March 2012
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Paediatrician knowledge, attitudes, and counselling patterns on teen driving, Injury Prevention, May 2011
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