TITLE

Contribution of alcohol to deaths in road traffic accidents in Tayside 1982-6

AUTHOR(S)
Foster, Graham R.; Dunbar, James A.; Whittet, David; Fernando, Gyan C.A.
PUB. DATE
May 1988
SOURCE
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/21/1988, Vol. 296 Issue 6634, p1430
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the death rates due to road accidents in Great Britain. Risk of the involvement of alcoholism in the accidents; Role of high blood alcohol concentrations among the victims; Introduction of a system classifying victims of the accidents.
ACCESSION #
5237518

 

Related Articles

  • Weak laws, distracted parents increase chances of alcohol abuse. Hopkins, John Christian // Navajo Times;9/24/2009, Vol. 48 Issue 38, pC7 

    The article reports on the statement of Perry Champagne, Navajo nation police officer, concerning the factors attributing to an increase chance of alcohol abuse. He cites drunk driving accident scene during a presentation to parents and students at Greyhills Academy High School to illustrate the...

  • Quantifying Alcohol-Related Mortality: Should Alcohol-Related Contributory Causes of Death be Included? Durkin, Aimee; Connolly, Sheelah; O舗Reilly, Dermot // Alcohol & Alcoholism;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p374 

    Aims: The aim of the study was to assess whether alcohol-related mortality data in the UK should be extended to include contributory as well as underlying cause of death. Methods: A total of 101,320 deaths registered in Northern Ireland between 2001 and 2007 were analysed to determine the...

  • Big blind spots detected in teenage driver knowledge. Kilcarr, Sean // Fleet Owner Blog;10/22/2014, p3 

    The article discusses the findings of a survey conducted by she Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (FAAR) which attributes most car accidents to the lack of driving knowledge of teenagers. Topics covered include common driving scenarios where most teenagers have trouble such as safe...

  • Get ready for another drink fight.  // Restaurant Business;4/10/94, Vol. 93 Issue 6, p14 

    Reports on the decline in highway fatalities in four out of five states following the drop in blood alcohol concentration. Based on a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration findings; Correlation of BAC levels and highway fatalities.

  • Server intervention. McKnight, A. James // Alcohol Health & Research World;1993, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p76 

    Investigates how communities are seeking to lower alcohol-related highway accidents and casualties. The focus of historic efforts to combat drinking and driving; Expansion of current focus to include the behavior of people who serve alcohol; Three routes to responsible alcohol service; Emphases...

  • Alcohol-related traffic fatalities are down.  // Addiction Letter;Feb94, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p7 

    Comments on a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention which show that the national health objectives for the year 2000 regarding alcohol-related traffic fatalities have been surpassed. Statistics on the decline in these fatalities.

  • Car narrowly missies homeowner.  // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);9/18/2008, Vol. 19 Issue 37, p1 

    The article reports on the charges against a driver who crashed an SUV car into the home of an elderly woman in Clarendon, Texas.

  • 'Shattered' program aimed at teen drivers. Crews, Chris // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);5/9/2007, Vol. 135 Issue 19, p1A 

    The article reports on the Shattered Dreams program, an educational experience that involves the dramatization of an alcohol-related crash, which was held at Burnet High School in Burnet County, Texas.

  • Shattered Dreams 2007.  // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);5/9/2007, Vol. 135 Issue 19, p2A 

    Several photographs depicting the 2007 Shattered Dreams program in Burnet County, Texas are presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics