"Don't wait for accidents to happen"

SISKA, Tamás


Born 1951


  • 1971-1976 Studied psychology at Eotvos Lorand University of Science in Budapest
  • 1981-1983 Post graduate studies of industrial psychology at Technical University of Budapest

Professional activities

  • Working at present as a free consultant in road safety research.
  • 1976-1991 research work at the Institute for Transport Sciences. Secretary of the Traffic Psychology Division within the Hungarian Society of Psychologists.


  • Drinking and driving, risk taking behaviour of young drivers, driver training and improvement, attitute and motives to risky behaviours


  • SISKA Tamás, Analysis of single vehicle accidents caused by young passenger car drivers based on original police reports.
  • SISKA Tamás 1996, Procedings of the Conference Road Safety in Europe Strategic Highway Research program Prague, The Czech Republic, 1995. VTI Konferens, Nr 4A, Part 2.
  • SISKA Tamás, HOLLÓ Peter, PAPP Irén, 1996, Drinking and driving in Hungary, Proceedings of the Conference Road Safety in Europe Strategic Highway Research program Prague, The Chech Republic, 1995, VTI Konferens, Nr. 4A, Part 2.
  • SISKA Tamás 1988, Highly visible check-points to detect drinking-driving, Proceedings of the 35th International Congress on Alcoholism and Drugdependence
  • SISKA Tamás 1996, Typical accidents and driving errors of elderly drivers (in Hungarian), Közlekedéstudományi Szemle, Nr. 5
  • SISKA Tamás, PAPP Irén 1995, The beliefs determining the power of intention related to speeding, drunk driving and not fastening the seat belt (in Hungarin), Közlekedéstudományi Szemle, Nr. 12

Publications at ICTCT workshops

1997. Lund
Observation of crossing behaviour in the vicinity of pedestrian subways. SISKA, Tamás
1995. Paris
Observation of elderly pedestrians on signalized crossings and of jaywalkers in the vicinity of pedestrian subways Click to download file! HOLLÓ, Péter; PAPP, Irén; SISKA, Tamás


H-1118 Budapest
Tűzkő u. 5
Phone: +36 1 2468920
Fax: +36 1 2468920
E-mail: tsiska@egyutt.hu