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Author: William De Jong
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: driving, guide, program, coordinators, impaired, campus, alcohol, related, problems, preventing
Number of Pages: 73
Published: 1996-11
ISBN-10: 0788147315
ISBN-13: 9780788147319

Written primarily for alcohol & other drug prevention coordinators at postsecondary institutions & for other campus administrators who are interested in implementing, improving, or expanding impaired driving prevention programs. Presents detailed descriptions of potentially effective approaches to preventing impaired driving: increasing general awareness, alternative transportation programs, responsible beverage service programs, deterrence strategies for preventing alcohol-impaired driving, & calling for public action. Risk assessment form. Resource section.
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: disabilities, people, interacting, communicating
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 1996-09
ISBN-10: 0788127888
ISBN-13: 9780788127885

Contains tips for communicating & interacting respectfully with disabled persons. Explains how using positive & non-patronizing language when speaking will show respect & lead to better interaction. Each chapter covers interactions with different kinds of disabled people, such as the wheel-chair bound, mobility impaired, blind or visually impaired, deaf-blind or blind-deaf, speech impaired, epilepsy, hard of hearing, epilepsy, mental retardation, psychiatric disabilities, learning disabilities, Tourette Syndrome, & people with HIV or AIDS. Bibliography.
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Author: Stephen B. Thacker
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: increasing, safety, reducing, belts, alcohol, driving, impaired, seats, child, vehicle, occupant, injury, strategies, motor
Number of Pages: 24
Published: 2008-06
ISBN-10: 1437902111
ISBN-13: 9781437902112

The Task Force on Community Preventive Services has conducted a systematic review of interventions designed to increase use of child safety seats, increase use of safety belts, and reduce alcohol-impaired driving. Contents: Background; Introduction; Methods; Results; Use of the Recommendations in States and Communities; Additional Information Regarding the ¿Community Guide¿; and References. Tables.
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Author: Kathryn Stewart
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: countries, laws, dwi
Number of Pages: 171
Published: 2000-12
ISBN-10: 0756705819
ISBN-13: 9780756705817

Much of the progress that has been made in impaired driving in the last decade has been facilitated by lessons learned from other countries. This report provides guidance in the development & implementation of impaired driving policies in this country. The specific DWI laws included were the illegal blood alcohol content (BAC) levels for various classes of drivers, the minimum purchase age for alcohol, age of driving licensure, standard sanctions for first offenses & multiple offenses, the imposition of more severe sanctions for drivers with higher BACs, graduated licensing systems, & systems
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Author: V.P. Singh
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: impaired, visually, blind, education
Number of Pages: 282
Published: 2004-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176254576
ISBN-13: 9788176254571
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Author: Kaushal Sharma
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: children, impaired, hearing, rehabilitation, aural
Number of Pages: 248
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176256528
ISBN-13: 9788176256520
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Author: Tamara T. Sowell
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: development, research, blindness, vision, low
Number of Pages: 117
Published: 1999-06
ISBN-10: 075670202X
ISBN-13: 9780756702021

Presents new information & hopes to interest new research professionals in meeting the challenges faced by persons with a visual disability. Articles: outcome assessment of the rehabilitation of the visually impaired; characteristics of AMD patients with low vision receiving visual rehabilitation; visual factors & mobility in persons with age-related macular degeneration; a biomechanical evaluation of visually impaired persons' gait & long-cane mechanics; remote infrared signage evaluation for transit stations & intersections; & impact of digital miniaturization & networked topologies on acces
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