Year: 1982 Source: Journal of the Traffic Safety Education, v.29, no.4, (July 1982), p.13-14 SIEC No: 19870759

This brief article discusses the single vehicle accident which is becoming an increasingly important cause of autocide, injury & destruction. Single vehicle accidents account for a majority of motor vehicle deaths. Alcohol is an important factor in these crashes & youthful drivers are at particular risk. Preventive strategies must include efforts to change the driving behavior of the drinker. 5 Refs. (LH)