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Combining Cannabis and Alcohol Amplifies Crash Risks

As the legalization of marijuana gains popularity, researchers are starting to looking at how cannabis interacts with alcohol when people get behind the wheel. ... More>


Why We Worry About Shark Attacks, Not Car Crashes

New research from the University of Waikato demonstrates how our perceptions of risk on the road don’t always match up with the reality. ... More>


New Windshield Displays May Unleash an Invisible Gorilla

As in the classic “invisible gorilla” experiment, researchers find that high-tech windshield displays are likely to distract drivers from even obvious road hazards. ... More>


Racial Bias Extends to the Crosswalk

A new study from Portland State University finds that drivers are far less likely to yield for black pedestrians compared to white ones. ... More>