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Illicit Drugs and Driving

DescriptionInvestigates the prevalence and social context of drug driving in Scotland.
Official Print Publication DateJuly 2006
Website Publication DateJuly 25, 2006


Katherine Myant, Steven Hope, MORI Scotland
Prof James McIntosh, Tommy O'Brien, Prof Neil McKeganey, Centre for Drugs Misuse Research, University of Glasgow
Prof Steve Stradling, Transport Research Institute, Napier University
ISBN 0 7559 6092 0 (Web only publication)
This document is also available in pdf format (612k)


Executive summary
Chapter 1: Introduction and background
Chapter 2: Methodology
Chapter 3: Prevalence and trends of drug use in scotland
Chapter 4: Prevalence of drug driving
Chapter 5: Explanations of drug driving and attitudes towards the law
Chapter 6: Other driving violations and sensation seeking
Chapter 7: Experiences of passengers
Chapter 8: Desistance of, and preventing drug driving
Chapter 9: Key findings and recommendations
Annex A: Survey Questionnaire

The views expressed in this report are those of the researcher and
do not necessarily represent those of the Department or Scottish Ministers.

This report is available on the Scottish Executive Social Research website only