Tech Tuesday: New Findings On Distracted Driving

Tech Tuesday: New Findings On Distracted Driving

A new study says even voice-activated texting and hands-free phone calls are distracting when you're behind the wheel. Tech Tuesday examines distracted driving, and apps and guidelines to minimize it.

A new study says even voice-activated texting and hands-free phone calls are distracting when you're behind the wheel. The electronics association disagrees, but has its own answers for safer driving. Tech Tuesday explores cognitive distraction and "inattention blindness" for drivers, and examines guidelines for automakers and apps for consumers to help reduce distracted driving.

Guests

David Strayer

Professor of Psychology, University of Utah

Laura Knapp Chadwick

Senior Manager of Government Affairs, Consumer Electronics Association

Justin Berkowitz

East Coast Bureau Chief, Car and Driver

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