A Simple Solution for Distracted Driving

Resource Author:  DANIEL SIMONS and CHRISTOPHER CHABRIS
Resource Date:  10/30/2015
Resource Name:  Wall Street Journal
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Someday soon, cars may drive themselves, and perhaps we will be better off for it. Until then, driving remains a human task, subject to fundamental limits on our ability to pay attention. The National Safety Council estimates that in 2013 alone, 1.1 million crashes involved using a phone, and the Transportation Department counted more than 3,000 deaths and 400,000 injuries caused by distracted driving that same year.