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Distracted Driving Facts and Statistics (Part 1)


Distracted driving is a great concern for many, who are educate the public about putting down electronic devices when driving to minimize the risk of serious car accidents. In the modern age, many people rely on their cellphones, tablets, GPS systems and other electronic devices to not only stay in contact with others but also to stay up-to-date with wh …

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Study Focuses on Drivers’ Mental Workload and Distracted Driving (Part 2)


Researchers recommend that car makers limit drivers’ ability to use voice-activated technologies to minimize driver distraction and reduce the risk of distracted driver car accidents. As a continuation of Study Focuses on Drivers’ Mental Workload and Distracted Driving (Part 1), which focused on the findings of ground-breaking research into how driv …

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Study Focuses on Drivers’ Mental Workload and Distracted Driving (Part 1)


The AAA Foundation recently published a study on how drivers’ mental workloads play a role in causing driving distractions that could increase the risk of serious car accidents. According to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA), car accidents are the leading cause of death for individuals who are between 5 and 35 years old, a …

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