Cell Phones & Driver Distraction

DOT Wireless Study

The Effect of Cellular Phone Use Upon Driver Attention – Everything you need to know.  by James McKnight and A. Scott McKnight National Public Services Research Institute.  Performed under a grant from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.  

Cell Phone Use & Implanted Defibrillators

Cell phone use may not be much of a distraction on drivers.  Distractions in Everyday Driving – AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study shows that all drivers engage in some kind of distracting activity while they are driving. The research, funded by the foundation and performed by the University of North Carolina Highway Safety Research Center, shows the often vilified “cell phone use” to be one of the least common distracting activities.