A T McCartt

Summary

Affiliation: Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint 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
  2. doi request reprint 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
  3. doi request reprint 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
  4. doi request reprint 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
  5. doi request reprint 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
  6. doi request reprint 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
  7. ncbi request reprint 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
  8. ncbi request reprint 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
  9. doi request reprint 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
  10. doi request reprint 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

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. doi request reprint 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...
  2. doi request reprint 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...
  3. doi request reprint 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...
  4. doi request reprint 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...
  5. doi request reprint 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...
  6. doi request reprint 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint 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...
  9. doi request reprint 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...
  10. doi request reprint 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...
  11. doi request reprint 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...
  12. doi request reprint 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint 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...
  15. pmc Observational study of the extent of driving while suspended for alcohol impaired driving
    A T McCartt
    Preusser Research Group, Inc, Trumbull, Connecticut, USA
    Inj Prev 9:133-7. 2003
    ..To determine the proportion of first time driving while alcohol impaired (DWI) offenders who drive while their driver's license is suspended...
  16. pmc Longer term effects of New York State's law on drivers' handheld cell phone use
    A T McCartt
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia 22201 4751, USA
    Inj Prev 10:11-5. 2004
    ..To determine whether substantial short term declines in drivers' use of handheld cell phones, after a state ban, were sustained one year later...
  17. doi request reprint 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...
  18. doi request reprint 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint 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...
  20. pmc Seatbelt use by high school students
    A F Williams
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Arlington, Virginia Preusser Research Group, Inc, Trumbull, Connecticut, USA
    Inj Prev 9:25-8. 2003
    ....
  21. doi request reprint 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...
  22. 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...
  23. doi request reprint 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint 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...
  26. ncbi request reprint 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...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint 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
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint 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...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi request reprint 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...
  33. ncbi request reprint 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint 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...
  36. ncbi request reprint 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..
  37. ncbi request reprint 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...
  38. ncbi request reprint 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...
  39. ncbi request reprint 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...
  40. ncbi request reprint 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...