Accident Analysis and Prevention, Nov, 2012, Vol.49, p.96(9)
To link to full-text access for this article, visit this link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2011.09.011 Byline: Isabelle Ragot-Court (a), Christophe Munduteguy (b), Jean-Yves Fournier (a) Keywords: Interaction between powered two-wheeler riders and car drivers; Risk perception; Threat; Prior representations; Conspicuity Abstract: a* We questioned PTW riders and car drivers about what they consider as the riskiest. a* Car drivers mention PTW riders less than PTW riders mention car drivers. a* Exclusive car drivers mention PTW riders less than dual car drivers do. a* Risk factors that users attribute to others are related to their various practices. a* Results show the mutual misunderstanding of determinants in driving situations. Author Affiliation: (a) French Institute of Science and Technology for Transport, Development and Networks (IFSTTAR) - "Accident Mechanisms" Research Unit, Chemin de la croix blanche, 13300 Salon de Provence, France (b) University Paris Est - French Institute of Science and Technology for Transport, Development and Networks (IFSTTAR) - Production Systems, Logistics, Transport Organisation and Work Research Unit, Descartes 2-2, rue de la butte verte, 93166 Noisy-le-Grand Cedex, France Article History: Received 21 December 2010; Revised 24 August 2011; Accepted 9 September 2011
Motor Vehicle Drivers ; Motor Vehicle Driving ; Automobiles
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