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  • Type, size, and age of vehicles driven by teenage drivers killed in crashes during 2008-12

    McCartt, Anne T.; Teoh, Eric R.
    Injury Prevention
    In press

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  • Vehicle choices for teenage drivers: a national survey of parents

    Eichelberger, Angela H.; Teoh, Eric R.; McCartt, Anne T.
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    July 2014

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  • Tracking progress in teenage crash risk in the United States since the advent of graduated driver licensing programs

    McCartt, Anne T.; Teoh, Eric R.
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    March 2014

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  • Special considerations in distracted driving with teens

    Durbin, Dennis R.; McGehee, Daniel V.; Fisher, Donald; McCartt, Anne T.
    Annals of Advances in Automotive Medicine
    March 2014

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  • Views of New Jersey teenagers about their state’s policies for beginning drivers

    Williams, Allan F.; McCartt, Anne T.
    Journal of Safety Research
    February 2014

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  • Graduated licensing laws and fatal crashes of teenage drivers: a national study

    McCartt, Anne T.; Teoh, Eric R.; Fields, Michele; Braitman, Keli A.; Hellinga, Laurie A.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    June 2010

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  • Graduated licensing laws and fatal crashes of teenage drivers: a national study

    McCartt, Anne T.; Teoh, Eric R.; Fields, Michele; Braitman, Keli A.; Hellinga, Laurie A.
    Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
    June 2010

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  • The effects of minimum legal drinking age 21 laws on alcohol-related driving in the United States

    McCartt, Anne T.; Hellinga, Laurie A.; Kirley, Bevan B.
    Journal of Safety Research
    April 2010

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  • Effects of in-vehicle monitoring on the driving behavior of teenagers

    Farmer, Charles M.; Kirley, Bevan B.; McCartt, Anne T.
    Journal of Safety Research
    February 2010

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  • Graduated driver licensing laws and insurance collision claim frequencies of teenage drivers

    Trempel, Rebecca E.
    Highway Loss Data Institute
    November 2009

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  • Effects of age and experience on young driver crashes: review of recent literature

    McCartt, Anne T.; Mayhew, Daniel R.; Braitman, Keli A.; Ferguson, Susan A.; Simpson, Herbert M.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    June 2009

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  • Short-term effects of a teenage driver cell phone restriction

    Foss, Robert D.; Goodwin, Arthur H.; McCartt, Anne T.; Hellinga, Laurie A.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    May 2009

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  • Effects of a college community campaign on drinking and driving with a strong enforcement component

    McCartt, Anne T.; Hellinga, Laurie A.; Wells, JoAnn K.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    March 2009

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  • Crashes of novice teenage drivers: characteristics and contributing factors

    Braitman, Keli A.; Kirley, Bevan B.; McCartt, Anne T.; Chaudhary, Neil K.
    Journal of Safety Research
    2008

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  • Implementation of Washington state’s zero tolerance law: patterns of arrests, dispositions, and recidivism

    McCartt, Anne T.; Blackman, Kenneth; Voas, Robert B.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    October 2007

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  • Passenger effects on teenage driving and opportunities for reducing the risks of such travel

    Williams, Allan F.; Ferguson, Susan A.; McCartt, Anne T.
    Journal of Safety Research
    2007

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  • Commentary: Next steps for graduated licensing

    Williams, Allan F.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    September 2005

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  • Graduated driver licensing research in 2003 and beyond

    Hedlund, James H.; Compton, Richard
    Journal of Safety Research
    March 2004

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  • Driver education renaissance?

    Williams, Allan F.; Ferguson, Susan A.
    Injury Prevention
    February 2004

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  • Changes in collision rates among novice drivers during the first months of driving

    Mayhew, Daniel R.; Simpson, Herbert M.; Pak, Anita
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    September 2003

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  • Specific and long-term effects of Nova Scotia’s graduated licensing program

    Mayhew, Daniel R.; Simpson, Herbert M.; Williams, Allan F.; Desmond, Katharine J.
    Traffic Injury Prevention
    June 2003

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  • Driving experience, crashes, and traffic citations of teenage beginning drivers

    McCartt, Anne T.; Shabanova, Veronika I.; Leaf, William A.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    May 2003

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  • Seatbelt use by high school students

    Williams, Allan F.; McCartt, Anne T.; Geary, Lori L.
    Injury Prevention
    March 2003

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  • Awareness of zero tolerance laws in three states

    Ferguson, Susan A.; Williams, Allan F.
    Journal of Safety Research
    Fall 2002

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  • Responses of teenagers and their parents to California’s graduated licensing system

    Williams, Allan F.; Nelson, Laurie A.; Leaf, William A.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    September 2002

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  • Rationale for graduated licensing and the risks it should address

    Williams, Allan F.; Ferguson, Susan A.
    Injury Prevention
    September 2002

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  • Views of parents of teenagers about graduated licensing after experience with the laws

    Ferguson, Susan A.; Williams, Allan F.; Leaf, William A.; Preusser, David F.; Farmer, Charles M.
    Journal of Crash Prevention and Injury Control
    October 2001

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  • Enforcement of zero tolerance laws in the United States

    Ferguson, Susan A.; Fields, Michele; Voas, Robert B.
    Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Alcohol, Drugs, and Traffic Safety (CD-ROM)
    2000

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  • Views of parents of teenagers about graduated licensing systems

    Williams, Allan F.; Ferguson, Susan A.; Leaf, William A.; Preusser, David F.
    Journal of Safety Research
    Spring 1998

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  • Effectiveness and role of driver education and training in a graduated licensing system

    Mayhew, Daniel R.; Simpson, Herbert M.; Williams, Allan F.; Ferguson, Susan A.
    Journal of Public Health Policy
    1998

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  • Differences in young driver crash involvement in states with varying licensure practices

    Ferguson, Susan A.; Leaf, William A.; Williams, Allan F.; Preusser, David F.
    Accident Analysis and Prevention
    1996

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  • Current requirements for getting a drivers license in the United States

    Williams, Allan F.; Weinberg, Karen; Fields, Michele; Ferguson, Susan A.
    Journal of Safety Research
    1996

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  • Characteristics of fatal crashes of 16-year-old drivers: implications for licensure policies

    Williams, Allan F.; Preusser, David F.; Ulmer, Robert G.; Weinstein, Helen B.
    Journal of Public Health Policy
    1995

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  • Raising the alcohol purchase age: its effects on fatal motor vehicle crashes in twenty-six states

    DuMouchel, William; Williams, Allan F.; Zador, Paul L.
    Journal of Legal Studies
    January 1987

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  • The effect of raising the legal minimum drinking age on involvement in fatal crashes

    Williams, Allan F.; Zador, Paul L.; Harris, Sandra S.; Karpf, Ronald S.
    Journal of Legal Studies
    January 1983

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  • Variations in minimum licensing age and fatal motor vehicle crashes

    Williams, Allan F.; Karpf, Ronald S.; Zador, Paul L.
    American Journal of Public Health
    1983

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  • The legal minimum drinking age and fatal motor vehicle crashes

    Williams, Allan F.; Rich, Robert F.; Zador, Paul L.; Robertson, Leon S.
    Journal of Legal Studies
    January 1975

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