A study on environmental factors of drink-driving in Japan

Nobuyo Kasuga, Toichi Sawada, Yasuhiro Daisho

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A study was conducted to clarify the environmental factors causing drink-driving in Japan. A hundred and seventy three drivers were asked to fill out a questionnaire about their experiences of drink-driving over the past two years. The questions included the driver's demographic characteristics, frequencies of drinking alcohol and drink-driving, and the attitude of surrounding people to the possibility of drink-driving. A chi-square test was used to clarify factors inducing drink-driving. The results show that drinking habits are associated with drink-driving, and that low recognition of the danger of drink-driving is a factor resulting in drink-driving. Education for drivers is essential to manage drinking habits and to raise recognition of the danger of drink-driving.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)589-596
ページ数8
ジャーナルReview of Automotive Engineering
29
発行部数4
出版物ステータスPublished - 2008

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A study on environmental factors of drink-driving in Japan. / Kasuga, Nobuyo; Sawada, Toichi; Daisho, Yasuhiro.

:: Review of Automotive Engineering, 巻 29, 番号 4, 2008, p. 589-596.

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Kasuga, N, Sawada, T & Daisho, Y 2008, 'A study on environmental factors of drink-driving in Japan', Review of Automotive Engineering, 巻. 29, 番号 4, pp. 589-596.
Kasuga, Nobuyo ; Sawada, Toichi ; Daisho, Yasuhiro. / A study on environmental factors of drink-driving in Japan. :: Review of Automotive Engineering. 2008 ; 巻 29, 番号 4. pp. 589-596.
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