Many people think of drowsy driving as falling asleep at the wheel. But it is more than that: Sleepiness causes impaired driving, much like drunk and distracted driving, with effects on reaction … [Read More...]
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When a child is repeatedly acting out in class, unable to pay attention or skipping school, teachers and parents might ask “What is the matter with him?” But there is a different question … [Read More...]
To test common risky bicycling situations with cars, we conducted a driving simulation study using the world renowned National Advanced Driving Simulator. We identified such situations from previous … [Read More...]