What is cognitive distraction? David Teater, Senior Director of Transportation Initiatives at the National Safety Council answers the question.
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Guest blogger: Dave Teater On Jan. 19, 2004, a cell phone distracted driver changed my family forever. As my wife was driving my son to an after school activity, a driver distracted by her cell phone conversation ran a red light and slammed into the passenger’s side of my wife’s suburban, killing our youngest son, …
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While picking up my children I heard the school crossing guard shouting at a driver who almost hit her. The driver was distracted by his cell phone conversation. Think of a school crossing area – signs posted, crossing guard with a neon vest, lots of people, etc. The driver was so distracted by the cell …
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