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June 06, 2024
Share the roads safely
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May 23, 2024
Work zones are dangerous; Distractions make things worse
Lauren Torres is NSC program technical advisor in the Roadway Practice at the National Safety Council.
April 25, 2024
Hands-free devices and voice command systems are not safer
Hands-free devices and voice command systems create a cognitive distraction as the driver mentally engages with interactive tasks. While labeled hands-free, they may require use of buttons or touchscreens that are also manually and visually distracting.
April 18, 2024
Understanding visual, manual and cognitive driving distractions
Drivers on their cell phones see just a fraction of their driving environment.