The role of beliefs in the use of hands-free and handheld mobile phones while driving


Sullman M. J. M. , Przepiorka A. M. , Prat F., Blachnio A. P.

JOURNAL OF TRANSPORT & HEALTH, vol.9, pp.187-194, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jth.2018.04.001
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF TRANSPORT & HEALTH
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.187-194
  • Keywords: Beliefs, Distracted driving, Mobile phone, Cellphone, Theory of Planned Behaviour, UK, FACTORS INFLUENCING INTENTIONS, DRIVERS, METAANALYSIS, PERFORMANCE, PREDICTORS, BEHAVIOR, CRASHES

Abstract

Objective: This study investigated the frequency of mobile phones use while driving by mode (handheld vs. hands-free users) and its relationship with three types of beliefs (behavioural, normative and control).