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Distracted Driving: What It Will Take To Lower Fatalities


Are Digital Billboards Dangerously Distracting?

Emerging evidence suggests that flashy, attention-grabbing billboards are taking drivers’ eyes off the road. ... More>


Negative People are More Dangerous Drivers

A combination of behavioral and neural measures reveals that neurotic negative people are more likely to get into car crashes. ... More>


The Challenges of Driving While Dyslexic

Individuals with dyslexia can have difficulty reading road signs, but changes to the typography of highway signs may help improve readability. ... More>


Do Medical Dramas Inhibit Reckless Driving?

This is a photo of doctors and nurses attending to a person strapped to a gurney.

Watching negative depictions of car accidents and risky driving on hit TV shows like Grey’s Anatomy may influence people's attitudes towards dangerous driving. ... More>