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Risky Drivers More Likely to Ignore Road Rules Even as Pedestrians

Research comparing risky behavior between pedestrians and drivers finds that some people are more likely to engage in dangerous behavior, behind the wheel or not. ... More>


The Dangers of Talking to Your Car


Does Punishing Speeders Prevent Speeding?

New research finds that tickets and citations may be important tools in convincing drivers to put the brakes on speeding. ... More>


Are Angry People Also Angry Drivers? Not Necessarily

While some people are prone to aggressive driving and anger on the road, this bad behavior behind the wheel doesn’t necessarily extend to increased rates of anger off the road. ... More>


Navigating Familiar Roads May Lead to Driving on “Autopilot”

A new study finds that driving on familiar roads may cause people to “zone out” while driving, making them less attentive to unexpected changes on the road. ... More>