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  • Crash avoidance potential of four large truck technologies

    Jermakian, Jessica S.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    November 2012

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  • Potential benefits of underride guards in large truck side crashes

    Brumbelow, Matthew L.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    November 2012

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  • Crash test performance of large truck rear underride guards

    Brumbelow, Matthew L.
    Proceedings of the 22nd International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles (CD ROM)
    2011

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  • Evaluation of U.S. rear underride guard regulation for large trucks using real-world crashes

    Brumbelow, Matthew L.; Blanar, Laura
    SAE Techncial Paper Series 2010-22-0007
    November 2010

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  • Work schedules of long-distance truck drivers before and after 2004 hours-of-service rule change

    McCartt, Anne T.; Hellinga, Laurie A.; Solomon, Mark G.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    May 2008

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  • Work schedules before and after 2004 hours-of-service rule change and predictors of reported rule violations in 2004: survey of long-distance truck drivers

    McCartt, Anne T.; Hellinga, Laurie A.; Solomon, Mark G.
    Proceedings of the 2005 International Truck and Bus Safety and Security Symposium (CD-ROM)
    2005

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  • Occupant deaths in large truck crashes in the United States: 25 years of experience

    Lyman, Stephen; Braver, Elisa R.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    September 2003

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  • Toll road crashes of commercial and passenger motor vehicles

    Braver, Elisa R.; Solomon, Mark G.; Preusser, David F.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    May 2002

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  • How long-haul motor carriers determine truck driver work schedules: the role of shipper demands

    Braver, Elisa R.; Preusser, Carol W.; Ulmer, Robert G.
    Journal of Safety Research
    Fall 1999

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  • A photograph-based study of the incidence of fatal truck underride crashes in Indiana

    Braver, Elisa R.; Mitter, Eric L.; Lund, Adrian K.; Cammisa, Michael X.; Powell, Michael R.; Early, Nancy
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    March 1998

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  • The sleep of long-haul truck drivers (letter to the editor)

    Braver, Elisa R.; Pantula, Janella F.
    New England Journal of Medicine
    February 5, 1998

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  • Incidence of large truck-passenger vehicle underride crashes in the Fatal Accident Reporting System and the National Accident Sampling System

    Braver, Elisa R.; Cammisa, Michael X.; Lund, Adrian K.; Early, Nancy; Mitter, Eric L.; Powell, Michael R.
    Transportation Research Record 1595
    August 1997

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  • Tractor-trailer crashes in Indiana: a case-control study of the role of truck configuration

    Braver, Elisa R.; Zador, Paul L.; Thum, Denise; Mitter, Eric L.; Baum, Herbert M.; Vilardo, Frank J.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    1997

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  • Long hours and fatigue: a survey of tractor-trailer drivers

    Braver, Elisa R.; Preusser, Carol W.; Preusser, David F.; Baum, Herbert M.; Beilock, Richard; Ulmer, Robert G.
    Journal of Public Health Policy
    Autumn 1992

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  • Radar detector use in trucks in 17 states

    Teed, Nancy J.; Williams, Allan F.
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    November 1990

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