Stradling, S. G. (2010). National debate on young drivers’ safety.
This report presents the findings of a national debate on young driver safety undertaken across Scotland. It has been undertaken to meet a commitment in Scotland’s Road Safety...
Stradling, S. G. (2006). Determinants of car dependence. In Garling, T. & Steg, L. (Eds.). Threats from Car Traffic to the Quality of Urban Life: Problems, Causes, Solutions, 187-204. ISBN 0-08-044853-4
Stradling, S. G., Carreno, M., Ferguson, N., Rye, T., Halden, D., Davidson, P., …Wigan, M. (2005). Accessibility and transport.
The Topic Report uses a number of multivariate statistical analyses to examine the inter-linking of person and household characteristics with travel availability measures look...
National Debate for Young Drivers is a Consultancy project funded by Atkins Global.
Psychology of Travel Paper
SHS Topic Report - Accessibility & Transport
Stradling, S. G., Martin, L., Rae, C. & Campbell, M. (2004). Symptoms of driver fatigue on long car journeys and recent collision involvement.
Carreno, M., Stradling, S. G., Rye, T. & Willis, A. (2003). Urban design principles for vulnerable pedestrian groups. In Baohua, M. (Ed.). Traffic and Transportation Studies - Proceedings of ICTTS 2004, 98-106. ISBN 7030137809/U.28
Stradling, S. G. (2011). Travel mode choice. In Porter, B. E. (Ed.). Handbook of Traffic Psychology. Academic Press. ISBN 978-0-12-381984-0
Kinnear, N. A. D. & Stradling, S. G. (2011). Young novice drivers and the development of somatic markers for risk on the road. In Hennessy, D. A. (Ed.). Traffic Psychology: An International Perspective, 69-85. Nova Science Publishers. ISBN 978-1616688462
The novice driver problem is a worldwide trend that, in the UK, involves one in five newly licensed drivers being crash involved in their first year of driving (Maycock and Fo...
Stradling, S. G. (2010). Attitudes to speeding.
Fuller, R., Gormley, M., Stradling, S., Broughton, P., Kinnear, N., O'Dolan, C. & Hannigan, B. (2008). Impact of speed change on estimated journey time: Failure of drivers to appreciate relevance of initial speed. Accident analysis and prevention. 41, 10-14. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2008.07.013. ISSN 0001-4575
Higher speeds are associated with increases in the probability of crashing and the severity of the outcome. Logically drivers speed to save time, and research evidence support...
Broughton, P. S., Fuller, R., Stradling, S., Gormley, M., Kinnear, N., O'Dolan, C. & Hannigan, B. (2008). Conditions for speeding behaviour: A comparison of car drivers and powered two wheeled riders. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour. 12, 417-427. doi:10.1016/j.trf.2009.07.001. ISSN 1369-8478
Against a UK background of decreases in collisions involving car drivers, motorcycle collisions are on the increase. To throw light on this process, this paper explores differ...
Stradling, S. G., Collins, E., Eynon, C. & McLeod, P. (2008). Driver behaviour on rural roads in Scotland. In Behavioural Research in Road Safety 2008, 234-250. Department for Transport. ISBN 978 1 84864 010 8
Government strategy is to reduce by 40% the number of serious deaths and injuries from road accidents before 2010. Police accident STATS 19 for Scotland show that most deaths ...
Stradling, S. G. (2008). Cutting down and slowing down: changes in car use and speeding on Scotland's road
Driving:is a skill-based, socially regulated, expressive activity involving balancing capability and task difficulty to avoid loss of control, along with real time negotiation...
Egan, C. D., Willis, A., Ness, H. & Stradling, S. G. (2007). Visual gaze behaviour of adults and older adults at a pedestrian crossing. Perception. 37, 149. ISSN 0301-0066
Underdeveloped visual search strategies may be a contributing factor to children's involvement in pedestrian accidents. Although laboratory-based research suggests that the ab...
Egan, C. D., Willis, A., Ness, H. & Stradling, S. G. (2007). Visual gaze behaviour of children and adult pedestrians at a signalized road crossings. Perception. 37, 149. ISSN 0301-0066
Stradling, S. G. & Anable, J. (2007). Individual Travel Patterns. In Knowles, R. D., Shaw, J. & Docherty, I. (Eds.). Transport Geographies: Mobilities, Flows and Spaces, 179-195. Blackwell. ISBN 978-1-4051-5322-5
Brake Pilot of Young Driver Education Sessions
The current thesis aimed to explore the novice driver problem from a psychological perspective. The ultimate aim was to e...