The CT Technology Transfer Center and the Governor’s Highway Safety Program are joining forces to bring awareness to Roadway Safety in Connecticut! Help make the Eighth Annual Roadway Safety Poster Contest for Children a huge success in 2018! We want to make roadway safety a priority and are asking the children of Connecticut to help … More 2018 Annual Roadway Safety Poster Contest for Children — Connecticut Technology Transfer Center Blog
As a behavior analyst, it is my job to study human behavior. Using empirical-based evidence (i.e. verifiable research), I search for observable patterns in behavior and try to define them. Part of that includes understanding everything in a person’s environment that can influence his or her behavior. … More Environmental Influences on Behavior
In a previous post, I discussed some traffic psychology-related issues that may contribute to the risk pedestrians face while interacting with motor vehicles (read more here). Although similar in terms of vulnerability in the traffic environment, bicyclists and pedestrians are two very distinct groups and should be treated as such in terms of educational outreach, … More Vulnerable Road Users: Bicyclists
The Connecticut Transportation Safety Research Center (CTSRC) is in the process of obtaining a fully loaded, traffic safety driving simulator! The advanced driving simulator, a full-size, four-door sedan, will have no engine and will be almost fully encircled by three large projection screens, similar to Images 1 and 2 below. Various driving scenarios and environments … More Coming Soon: UConn Traffic Safety Driving Simulator!