Session one: Road user psychology

Day one: Tuesday 15 November (13.15-15.00)

This session will comprise the following four presentations followed by a panel discussion.

Samantha Jamson thumb

Aspects of cognition and attention that can affect road safety

Dr. Samantha Jamson, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds.


Naturalistic Driving Studies in Europe – an overview of the UDRIVE project

Dr Daryl Hibberd, Research Fellow, University of Leeds.


Elizabeth-BoxParents as a route to self-regulation in teenage risk taking: implications for young driver safety

Elizabeth Box, Head of Research, RAC Foundation.


Young and novice driver interventions – which approaches show most promise?

Dr Shaun Helman, Head of Transport Psychology, Transport Research Laboratory.


Session chair

JPHILLIPSJeremy Phillips, Director of Research, Road Safety GB & Road Casualty Reduction Manager, Devon County Council

Jeremy Phillips is Director of Research for Road Safety GB and Road Casualty Reduction Manager for Devon County Council. He also sits on the Board of the Devon & Cornwall Road Safety Partnership (managing the deployment of safety cameras in South West England) and is Chairman of the Road Safety GB south west regional group. More