Technical Report Documentation Page
|1. Report No.
DOT HS 809 642
|2. Government Accession No.
||3. Recipient's Catalog No.|
|4. Title and Subtitle
State of Knowledge of Drug-Impaired Driving
|5. Report Date
|6. Performing Organization Code
Jones, R. K.; Shinar, D.; and Walsh, J. M.
|8. Performing Organization Report No.
|9. Performing Organization Name and Address
Mid-America Research Institute
611 Main Street
Winchester, MA 01890
|10. Work Unit No. (TRAIS)
|11. Contract or Grant No.
|12. Sponsoring Agency Name and Address
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Office of Research and Technology
400 7th Street, S.W.
Washington, DC 20590
|13. Type of Report and Period Covered
|14. Sponsoring Agency Code|
|15. Supplementary Notes
Amy Berning and Richard Compton were the Contracting Officer's Technical Representatives for this project.
Examines the current state of knowledge of drug-impaired driving. The review covers a broad range of related research, including the detection and measurement of drugs in drivers, experimental research on the effect of drugs on the performance driving-related tasks, drug prevalence in various populations of drivers, drug-crash risk, and countermeasures for drug-impaired driving. The review covers scientific literature published since 1980.
|17. Key Words
drug-impaired drivers, experimental research, drug detection, drug measurement, epidemiologic research, drug-related traffic crashes, driving under the influence of drugs, drug-crash countermeasures
|18. Distribution Statement
This report is available from the National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Virginia 22161,
(703) 605-6000, and free of charge from the NHTSA web site at www.nhtsa.dot.gov
|19. Security Classif. (of this report)
|20. Security Classif. (of this page)||21. No. of Pages||22. Price
Form DOT F 1700.7 (8-72) Reproduction of completed page authorized