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Yellow Lights Pose Particular Peril for Older Drivers

Our reactions at yellow traffic lights may change in unexpected ways as we age, making intersections particularly dangerous for older drivers. ... More>


Why Hands-Free Phones Are A Driving Danger

Many states have already banned the use of handheld cell phones while driving, however, new research finds that hands-free phones may be just as distracting and dangerous. ... More>


Cruise Control May Prevent Speeding, But Slow Reaction Times

New research finds that cruise control can help drivers stick to the speed limit, but may also have a negative impact on reaction time and attention to the road. ... More>


Advance Warning for Light Changes Could Make Intersections Safer

A new study finds that drivers who receive advance warning that a traffic light is about to change are far more likely to slow down or stop at intersections. ... More>


Adverts on the road could be a distraction for drivers