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Preparing young people for safe road use - A layman practitioner's perspective.

Smith, G, Schefe, L


ACRS conference 2007

This paper questions:

(a) The role of ergonomics, eg seating, body position, body bracing and pelvic stability, in directing and maintaining vision and steering accuracy.

(b) The inter-relationship between our primary and peripheral vision with our primary and peripheral consciousness.

(c) Ways of identifying the physical and psychological aspects of road use into driver education.

(d) The integration of the senses of vision, feel and hearing in the development of risk perception / management and behavioural perspectives in vehicle controllers.