Anne T McCartt

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Publications

  1. ncbi Effects of Washington, D.C. law on drivers' hand-held cell phone use
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 7:1-5. 2006
  2. doi Attitudes toward in-vehicle advanced alcohol detection technology
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:156-64. 2010
  3. doi Survey about pedestrian safety and attitudes toward automated traffic enforcement in Washington, D.C
    Jessica B Cicchino
    a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:414-23. 2014
  4. doi Long-term effects of handheld cell phone laws on driver handheld cell phone use
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:133-41. 2010
  5. ncbi Choice of teenagers' vehicles and views on vehicle safety: survey of parents of novice teenage drivers
    Laurie A Hellinga
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201 USA
    J Safety Res 38:707-13. 2007
  6. ncbi Washington State's alcohol ignition interlock law: effects on recidivism among first-time DUI offenders
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 14:215-29. 2013
  7. doi Evaluation of automated speed enforcement in Montgomery County, Maryland
    Richard A Retting
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 9:440-5. 2008
  8. ncbi Graduated licensing laws and fatal crashes of teenage drivers: a national study
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:240-8. 2010
  9. ncbi Drivers' attitudes toward front or rear child passenger belt use and seat belt reminders at these seating positions
    David G Kidd
    a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:278-86. 2014
  10. ncbi New Jersey's license plate decal requirement for graduated driver licenses: attitudes of parents and teenagers, observed decal use, and citations for teenage driving violations
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 14:244-58. 2013

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Publications55

  1. ncbi Effects of Washington, D.C. law on drivers' hand-held cell phone use
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 7:1-5. 2006
    ..To assess the effects of Washington, D.C. law prohibiting drivers' use of hand-held cell phones on such use...
  2. doi Attitudes toward in-vehicle advanced alcohol detection technology
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:156-64. 2010
    ..Attitudes toward having this technology in all vehicles were assessed...
  3. doi Survey about pedestrian safety and attitudes toward automated traffic enforcement in Washington, D.C
    Jessica B Cicchino
    a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:414-23. 2014
    ..This study collected information on the opinions, behaviors, and knowledge of D.C. residents related to camera enforcement and pedestrian safety issues...
  4. doi Long-term effects of handheld cell phone laws on driver handheld cell phone use
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:133-41. 2010
    ..As of October 2009, seven U.S. states and the District of Columbia (D.C.) ban driving while talking on a handheld cell phone. Long-term effects on driver handheld phone use in D.C., New York State, and Connecticut were examined...
  5. ncbi Choice of teenagers' vehicles and views on vehicle safety: survey of parents of novice teenage drivers
    Laurie A Hellinga
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201 USA
    J Safety Res 38:707-13. 2007
    ..To examine parental decisions about vehicles driven by teenagers and parental knowledge of vehicle safety...
  6. ncbi Washington State's alcohol ignition interlock law: effects on recidivism among first-time DUI offenders
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 14:215-29. 2013
    ..15 percent ("first simple driving under the influence [DUI]") in June 2004...
  7. doi Evaluation of automated speed enforcement in Montgomery County, Maryland
    Richard A Retting
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 9:440-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate initial effects of camera enforcement on traffic speeds and to assess public attitudes...
  8. ncbi Graduated licensing laws and fatal crashes of teenage drivers: a national study
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:240-8. 2010
    ..The strengths of state laws were rated good, fair, marginal, or poor based on a system developed previously by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety...
  9. ncbi Drivers' attitudes toward front or rear child passenger belt use and seat belt reminders at these seating positions
    David G Kidd
    a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:278-86. 2014
    ..The current study collected information about drivers' attitudes toward passenger belt use and belt reminders for front passengers and children in back seats...
  10. ncbi New Jersey's license plate decal requirement for graduated driver licenses: attitudes of parents and teenagers, observed decal use, and citations for teenage driving violations
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 14:244-58. 2013
    ..The current study examined attitudes of parents and teenagers toward this requirement, use of decals, and reported violations and police enforcement of the graduated driver license law...
  11. doi Overview of motorcycling in the United States: a national telephone survey
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, United States
    J Safety Res 42:177-84. 2011
    ..The present study examined current motorcyclists' travel patterns and views of motorcycle helmets and other safety topics...
  12. ncbi Volvo and Infiniti drivers' experiences with select crash avoidance technologies
    Keli A Braitman
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:270-8. 2010
    ..Vehicle-based crash avoidance systems can potentially reduce crashes, but success depends on driver acceptance and understanding. This study gauged driver use, experience, and acceptance among early adopters of select technologies...
  13. doi Crashes of novice teenage drivers: characteristics and contributing factors
    Keli A Braitman
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201 USA
    J Safety Res 39:47-54. 2008
    ..The initial months of licensure are especially hazardous for teenagers. Factors leading to crashes of novice 16-year-old drivers were identified...
  14. ncbi The effects of minimum legal drinking age 21 laws on alcohol-related driving in the United States
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA, United States
    J Safety Res 41:173-81. 2010
    ..To examine trends in alcohol consumption and alcohol-related crashes among people younger than 21 in the United States and to review evidence on the effects of minimum legal drinking age (MLDA) laws...
  15. doi National reported patterns of driver cell phone use in the United States
    Keli A Braitman
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:543-8. 2010
    ..To obtain detailed information on patterns of driver cell phone use, including how often drivers talk and text, the extent to which they use hands-free devices, and knowledge of and reaction to state cell phone laws...
  16. doi Volvo drivers' experiences with advanced crash avoidance and related technologies
    Angela H Eichelberger
    a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:187-95. 2014
    ..Owners of 2010-2012 model Volvo vehicles with several technologies were interviewed about their experiences...
  17. doi Attitudes toward red light camera enforcement in cities with camera programs
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 13:14-23. 2012
    ..To obtain information on attitudes and experiences related to red light camera enforcement in cities with camera programs and in Houston, Texas, where cameras were removed after voters rejected the program in November 2010...
  18. doi Effects of red light camera enforcement on fatal crashes in large U.S. cities
    Wen Hu
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    J Safety Res 42:277-82. 2011
    ..To estimate the effects of red light camera enforcement on per capita fatal crash rates at intersections with signal lights...
  19. doi Effects of age and experience on young driver crashes: review of recent literature
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 10:209-19. 2009
    ..Although both youth and inexperience contribute to the elevated crash rates of teenage drivers, the relative contribution of these factors has not been firmly established...
  20. doi Crash patterns and potential engineering countermeasures at Maryland roundabouts
    Srinivas Mandavilli
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 10:44-50. 2009
    ..The present study systematically reviewed police crash reports for a set of roundabouts in Maryland to develop a typology of crashes and identify potential countermeasures...
  21. doi Effects of in-vehicle monitoring on the driving behavior of teenagers
    Charles M Farmer
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, United States
    J Safety Res 41:39-45. 2010
    ..The objective was to determine if teenage driving behavior improves when a monitoring and feedback device is installed in the teen's vehicle...
  22. doi Perceptions and experiences of participants in a study of in-vehicle monitoring of teenage drivers
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:361-70. 2010
    ..To assess the perceptions and experiences of participants in a study of a device that monitored teenagers' driving...
  23. doi Restricted licensing among older drivers in Iowa
    Keli A Braitman
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    J Safety Res 41:481-6. 2010
    ..To determine whether Iowa's license restriction program identifies older drivers who appear to be at greater crash risk and to assess compliance with license restrictions...
  24. ncbi Requiring belt use as part of a school parking permit program: does it increase students' belt use?
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 6:120-6. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the effects of implementing a school belt policy...
  25. ncbi Implementation of Washington State's zero tolerance law: patterns of arrests, dispositions, and recidivism
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 8:339-45. 2007
    ..The present study examined effects of the ZT law on arrests and case dispositions among underage offenders as a function of blood alcohol concentration (BAC) and post-law patterns of recidivism...
  26. ncbi Cell phones and driving: review of research
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 7:89-106. 2006
    ..The research literature on drivers' use of cell phones was reviewed to identify trends in drivers' phone use and to determine the state of knowledge about the safety consequences of such use...
  27. doi Attitudes toward seat belt use and in-vehicle technologies for encouraging belt use
    David G Kidd
    a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:10-7. 2014
    ..The current study collected information about attitudes toward belt use and in-vehicle technologies for encouraging belt use...
  28. ncbi Hardcore drinking drivers and other contributors to the alcohol-impaired driving problem: need for a comprehensive approach
    Allan F Williams
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 8:1-10. 2007
    ..Understanding the hardcore drinking driver concept in the context of the alcohol-impaired driving problem...
  29. ncbi Age of licensure and monitoring teenagers' driving: survey of parents of novice teenage drivers
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201 USA
    J Safety Res 38:697-706. 2007
    ..To assess parental decision making regarding the timing of teenagers initiating driving and monitoring teenagers' driving after licensure...
  30. doi Effects of a college community campaign on drinking and driving with a strong enforcement component
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 10:141-7. 2009
    ..The effects on driving at various blood alcohol concentrations (BACs) were evaluated, particularly for drivers ages 16-24 targeted by the program...
  31. pmc Exploring the declines in older driver fatal crash involvement
    Ivan Cheung
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:255-64. 2008
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  32. ncbi Temporal patterns of crashes of 16-to 17-year-old drivers in Fairfax County, Virginia
    Laurie A Hellinga
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 8:377-81. 2007
    ..To develop a better understanding of the frequency and characteristics of teenage driver crashes occurring during school commute times...
  33. doi Evaluation of automated speed enforcement on Loop 101 freeway in Scottsdale, Arizona
    Richard A Retting
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1506-12. 2008
    ..Public opinion surveys found widespread concerns about speeding on the Loop 101 freeway and high levels of support for speed camera enforcement on this road...
  34. ncbi Effects of enhanced sanctions for high-BAC DWI offenders on case dispositions and rates of recidivism
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 5:270-7. 2004
    ..17-0.19% (who also had relatively high BACs but were not subject to enhanced sanctions), after controlling for age and gender. There were similar, but not significant, results for first offenders arrested in 1999...
  35. pmc Characteristics of older drivers who self-limit their driving
    Keli A Braitman
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:245-54. 2008
    ..Drivers 80 and older were more than twice as likely as drivers ages 65-69 to self-limit their driving...
  36. doi Front air bag nondeployments in frontal crashes fatal to drivers or right-front passengers
    Elisa R Braver
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:178-87. 2010
    ..However, the accuracy of air bag deployment, the variable in question, is uncertain. This study aimed to provide more certain estimates of nondeployment incidence in fatal frontal crashes...
  37. doi Roof strength and injury risk in rollover crashes
    Matthew L Brumbelow
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 10:252-65. 2009
    ..Alternative roof strength measures also were examined in case strength-to-weight ratio (SWR) at 5 inches, the measure in FMVSS 216, is not the best measure...
  38. ncbi Tracking traffic citations through court adjudications to posting to public driver records
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 5:93-100. 2004
    ..Recordkeeping inefficiencies and errors were less important factors in this study...
  39. ncbi Florida's weakened motorcycle helmet law: effects on death rates in motorcycle crashes
    Sergey Y Kyrychenko
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 7:55-60. 2006
    ..This study examined the effects of the law change on the likelihood of death, given involvement in a motorcycle crash...
  40. ncbi Types and characteristics of ramp-related motor vehicle crashes on urban interstate roadways in Northern Virginia
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201 4751, USA
    J Safety Res 35:107-14. 2004
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  41. doi Declines in fatal crashes of older drivers: changes in crash risk and survivability
    Ivan Cheung
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 43:666-74. 2011
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  42. ncbi Work schedules of long-distance truck drivers before and after 2004 hours-of-service rule change
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 9:201-10. 2008
    ..Associations between reported rule violations, fatigued driving, and schedule as well as other characteristics were examined...
  43. pmc A review of evidence-based traffic engineering measures designed to reduce pedestrian-motor vehicle crashes
    Richard A Retting
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 N Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1456-63. 2003
    ..Our review, which emphasized inclusion of studies with adequate methodological designs, showed that modification of the built environment can substantially reduce the risk of pedestrian-vehicle crashes...
  44. ncbi Drivers' use of handheld cell phones before and after New York State's cell phone law
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22201 4751, USA
    Prev Med 36:629-35. 2003
    ..The law, accompanied by considerable publicity, included a warning phase (November 2001), after which violators could be fined. Until March 2002, fines could be waived if motorists provided proof of purchase of hands-free accessories...
  45. doi Views of New Jersey teenagers about their state's policies for beginning drivers
    Allan F Williams
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA, United States
    J Safety Res 48:1-6. 2014
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  46. doi Effects of red light camera enforcement on red light violations in Arlington County, Virginia
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 1005 North Glebe Road, Arlington, VA, USA Electronic address
    J Safety Res 48:57-62. 2014
    ..In June 2010, Arlington County, Virginia, installed red light cameras at four heavily traveled signalized intersections. Effects of camera enforcement on red light violations were examined...
  47. pmc Role of mobile phones in motor vehicle crashes resulting in hospital attendance: a case-crossover study
    Suzanne P McEvoy
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, PO Box M201, Sydney, NSW 2050, Australia
    BMJ 331:428. 2005
    ..To explore the effect of drivers' use of mobile (cell) phones on road safety...
  48. ncbi Longer-term effects of Washington, DC, law on drivers' hand-held cell phone use
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 8:199-204. 2007
    ..To determine whether the substantial short-term declines in drivers' use of hand-held phones achieved in the District of Columbia (DC) were sustained 1 year after a ban...
  49. ncbi Progress in teenage crash risk during the last decade
    Susan A Ferguson
    Ferguson International LLC, 1328 Lancia Drive, McLean, VA 22102, USA
    J Safety Res 38:137-45. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine the most recent data on teenagers' fatal and nonfatal crashes in the United States to determine current crash rates as well as changes in crash rates during the past decade..
  50. ncbi Efficacy of side airbags in reducing driver deaths in driver-side car and SUV collisions
    Anne T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Arlington, Virginia 22201, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 8:162-70. 2007
    ..To estimate the efficacy of side airbags in preventing driver deaths in passenger vehicles struck on the driver side...
  51. ncbi Factors related to seat belt use among fatally injured teenage drivers
    Anne T McCartt
    Preusser Research Group, Trumball, CT 06111, USA
    J Safety Res 35:29-38. 2004
    ..In the United States, teenage drivers have a higher crash risk and lower observed seat belt use than other age groups...
  52. ncbi Driving experience, crashes and traffic citations of teenage beginning drivers
    Anne T McCartt
    Preusser Research Group Inc, 7100 Main Street, Trumbull, CT 06611, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 35:311-20. 2003
    ..Fewer parental restrictions (e.g. no nighttime curfew) and a lower grade point average (GPA) were associated with a higher crash risk. Male gender, a lower GPA and living in a rural area were associated with a higher citation rate...
  53. ncbi Passenger effects on teenage driving and opportunities for reducing the risks of such travel
    Allan F Williams
    J Safety Res 38:381-90. 2007
    ..To review the research evidence concerning the effects of passengers on teenage driving and crash involvement, and to explore ways to reduce negative effects...
  54. pmc Survey of older drivers' experiences with Florida's mandatory vision re-screening law for licensure
    Gerald McGwin
    Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0009, USA
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:121-7. 2008
    ..To document the license renewal experiences of Florida drivers ages 80 and older who must pass a visual acuity test when renewing their driver's license...
  55. ncbi Effects of enhanced sanctions for high-BAC DWI offenders on case dispositions and rates of recidivism
    Anne T McCartt
    Preusser Research Group, Inc, Trumbull, Connecticut, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 46:193-209. 2002
    ..Alcohol test refusals declined. The severity of sanctions for high-BAC offenders declined in 1999 vs. 1998, especially for BACs.20-.22. Recidivism for high-BAC first offenders in 1998 was lower than for offenders with BACs.17-19...