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Title: [Road traffic knowledge and behaviour of drivers in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia]
Authors: Ali Aba Hussein, Nada
Kassem El Zobeir, Ahmed
Issue Date: 2007
Language: Arabic
Abstract: The objective of this study was to assess the knowledge and behaviour of the fathers of a sample of female students. A random sample of 2469 drivers from Dammam, Alkhobar, Qateef and Jubail was studied. Data were collected using a structured self- administered questionnaire which in-corporated questions on driver's knowledge and behaviour regarding road traffic regulations. The study found that 52% of the sample had been involved in previous road traffic accidents, 75% were seat - belt compliant and 60% used mobile phones while driving. The drivers' knowledge about road traffic regulations and risks did not match their behaviour
Description: 364-375
Keywords: Knowledge
Behavior
Questionnaires
Risk Factors
Subject: Accidents, Traffic
URI: http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/117258
ISSN: 1020-3397
Other Identifiers: http://applications.emro.who.int/emhj/1302/13_2_2007_364_375.pdf
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