In The News: Division of Health Sciences

LATERCERA
February 27, 2020

The more expensive a car is, the less likely the driver will stop for one or more pedestrians crossing the street.

MTV Uutiset
February 27, 2020

A study at the University of Nevada found that the more expensive a car is, the less likely it is to stop to give way to a pedestrian stepping into a pedestrian crossing.

Nevada Current
February 27, 2020

Drivers must yield to pedestrians trying to cross the road at marked crosswalks.

That’s the law.

Most drivers don’t follow it.

Newstalk ZB
February 27, 2020

Scientists have confirmed the more expensive your car is, the more likely you are to suffer a superiority complex.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
February 27, 2020

A study by UNLV suggests drivers who have expensive cars are not very nice behind the wheel.

CTV News
February 27, 2020

A new study has found that drivers of flashy vehicles are less likely to stop and allow pedestrians to cross the road -- with the likelihood they'll slow down decreasing by three per cent for every extra US$1,000 that their vehicle is worth.

The Tribune-Review
February 27, 2020

If you are a pedestrian, you know one thing: Drivers aren’t usually your friend.

Inside Hook
February 26, 2020

In some probably not terribly surprising news, it turns out expensive car owners may not always be the kindest, most empathetic of drivers.

People
February 26, 2020

Drivers who don’t want to be considered a jerk on the road may want to think twice before purchasing an expensive car, according to new research.

silive.com
February 26, 2020

The nicer the car, the ruder the driver?

The Times
February 26, 2020

If the cars you see in your rearview mirror tailgating you always seem to be flashy models, it is not coincidence. Owners of more expensive vehicles really are less considerate drivers, a study has found.

Daily Mail
February 26, 2020

People driving expensive cars are more dangerous to pedestrians, and the more valuable their vehicles are the less likely they are to stop at zebra crossings.