Designed for distraction?

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    Driver can be distracted by many reasons, the most typical being: In-vehicle devices, talking with a passenger or talking on the phone, objects outside of the car, or simply anything causing eyes-off or brains-off from the primary task, driving. The magnitude of distraction has been estimated. According to NHTSA distraction plays a role in 25% of the police reported accidents, and according to SWOV 2-25%. In many sources the magnitude was estimated even larger. In addition to the drivers, distraction is a problem for other road users, too.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of 10th ITS European Congress
    PublisherERTICO - ITS Europe
    Publication statusPublished - 2014
    MoE publication typeB3 Non-refereed article in conference proceedings
    Event10th ITS European Congress - Helsinki, Finland
    Duration: 16 Jun 201419 Jun 2014


    Conference10th ITS European Congress


    • HTI
    • distraction
    • in-vehicle devices
    • UX design


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