Linking Offence Histories to Accidents Using OTS Data

  • Published: Loughborough University, Vehicle Safety Research Centre, 2010
  • Authors: E Dodson, J Hill
  • Date Added: 04 Jul 2013
  • Last Update: 04 Jul 2013
  • Format: pdf


To match a sample of crash involved road users to data held by the Police National Computer and DVLA records


An analysis of the three data sources

Key Findings

  • People who take risks by offending also take greater risks as drivers.

  • Further on harmonising the data sets is crucial for further research to be effective.