Published Research

  1. Goodwin, AH, Foss, RD, Margolis, LH. (2014). Parent Comments and Instruction During the First Four Months of Supervised Driving: An Opportunity Missed? Accident Analysis & Prevention (in press).
  2. Foss, RD, Goodwin, AH. (2014). Distracted Driver Behaviors and Distracting Conditions among Adolescent Drivers: Findings from a Naturalistic Driving Study. Journal of Adolescent Health (in press).
  3. Masten, SV, Foss, RD, Marshall SW. (2013). Graduated Driver Licensing Program Component Calibrations and Their Association with Fatal Crash Involvement. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 57: 105–113.
  4. O'Brien, NP, Foss, RD, Goodwin, AH, Masten, SV. (2013). Supervised hours requirements in graduated driver licensing: Effectiveness and parental awareness. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 50: 330-335.
  5. Goodwin, AH, O'Brien, NP, Foss, RD. (2012). Effect of North Carolina's restriction on teenage driver cell phone use two years after implementation. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 48: 363-367.
  6. Masten SV, Foss RD, Marshall SW. (2011). Graduated Driver Licensing and Fatal Crashes Involving 16- to 19-Year-Old Drivers. Journal of the American Medical Association;306(10):1098-1103.
  7. O'Brien, NP, Goodwin, AH, Foss, RD (2010). Talking and texting among teenage drivers: A glass half empty or half full? Traffic Injury Prevention, 11:549-554.
  8. Masten, SV & Foss, RD (2010). Long-term effect of the North Carolina graduated driver licensing system on licensed driver crash incidence: A 5-year survival analysis. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 42:1647–1652.
  9. Foss RD, Goodwin, AH, McCartt AT & Hellinga LA (2008). Short-term effects of a teenage driver cell phone restriction. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 41:419-24.
  10. Foss RD (2007) Improving graduated driver licensing systems: A conceptual approach and its implications. Journal of Safety Research, 38:185-192.
  11. Goodwin AH, Foss RD, Mayhew D, & Sohn J (2007).A guide for reducing young driver crashes. Guidance for implementation of the AASHTO Strategic Highway Safety Plan . Volume 19. NCHRP Report 500. Washington , DC : Transportation Research Board.
  12. Margolis LH, Masten SV, Foss RD (2007) The effects of graduated driver licensing on hospitalization rates and charges for 16 and 17 year-olds in North Carolina. Traffic Injury Prevention, 8(1):35-38
  13. Foss, RD (2007) Addressing behavioral elements in traffic safety: A recommended approach.  In Improving traffic safety culture in the U.S.: The journey forward. Washington DC: AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.  
  14. Goodwin AH, Waller MW, Foss RD, Margolis LH (2006) Parental supervision of teenage drivers in a graduated licensing system. Traffic Injury Prevention, 7(3):224-231.
  15. Goodwin AH, Wells JK, Foss RD & Williams AF (2006) Encouraging compliance with graduated driver licensing restrictions. Journal of Safety Research, 37(4):343-351.
  16. Beirness DJ, Foss RD, Vogel-Sprott M (2004) Drinking on campus; self-reports and breath tests. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 65(5): 600-604.
  17. Goodwin A & Foss R (2004) Graduated driver licensing restrictions: Awareness, compliance and enforcement in North Carolina. Journal of Safety Research; 35: 367-374.
  18. Foss RD & Goodwin A (2003) Enhancing the effectiveness of graduated driver licensing legislation. Journal of Safety Research; 34(1):79-84.
  19. Foss RD, Feaganes JR, Rodgman EA (2001)  Initial effect of graduated driver licensing on 16 year-old driver crashes in North Carolina. Journal of the American Medical Association; 286:1588-1592.
  20. Margolis LH, Foss RD, Tolbert WG (2000) Alcohol and the motor vehicle-related deaths of children as passengers, pedestrians, and bicyclists. Journal of the American Medical Association. 283; 17: 2245-2248.
  21. Foss RD (2000) Reducing fatal crash risk among teenaged drivers: Structuring an effective graduated licensing system. Journal of the American Medical Association 283;12:1617-1618.
  22. Foss RD, Evenson KR (1999) Effectiveness of graduated driver licensing in reducing motor vehicle crashes.  American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 16(1S),47-56.
  23. Foss RD (1996) Graduated Driver Licensing: Pros & Cons.  In Transportation Research Circular 458: Graduated Driver Licensing.  Transportation Research Board: Washington DC, April.