Safe Driving Attitude as a Future Predictor in Determining Quality Of Life among Young Adult

Authors

  • Mohamad Ghazali Masuri Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Akehsan Dahlan Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Ajau Danis Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
  • Khairil Anuar Md Isa Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21834/ajqol.v3i14.180

Abstract

The purpose of part II is to explain the correlation between driver's attitude and their quality of life. Based on the previous study, Attitude towards Safe Driving Scale (ASDS-46) was used jointly with and WHOQOL-BREF to examine the relationship. The result showed that ASDS-46 and WHOQOL-BREF have a high level of reliability with Cronbach's Alpha value .887 and .853 respectively. Domain 2 and 3 (psychological & social relationship) shows a positive correlation with the value of (P=.003 and .017). This study concludes that the positive correlation between driver's attitude and the psychological domain is an alarming issue which needs further investigation.

Keywords: ASDS-46; WHOQOL-BREF;  driver’s attitude; young adult

eISSN 2398-4279 © 2018. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia. 

Published

2018-11-19