Hand-held cell phone use while driving legislation and observed driver behavior among population sub-groups in the United States

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Rudisill, Toni M.; Zhu, Motao;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: BMC Public Health,volume 17 (issn: 1471-2458, eissn: 1471-2458)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12889-017-4373-x, pmc: PMC5427616
  • Subject: Driving | Epidemiology | Research Article | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Cell phone | Legislation
    mesheuropmc: human activities

Abstract Background Cell phone use behaviors are known to vary across demographic sub-groups and geographic locations. This study examined whether universal hand-held calling while driving bans were associated with lower road-side observed hand-held cell phone conversat... View more