Distracted Driving Report
Officials talked to reporters about an observational study on the problem of distracted drivers. The study used in-car video cameras… read more
Officials talked to reporters about an observational study on the problem of distracted drivers. The study used in-car video cameras to determine the various types of activities and events causing distractions. They also talked about providing educational content on the problem for state driver’s license manuals. Following prepared remarks they answered questions from reporters. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Jim Champagne Vice Chairman Governors Highway Safety Association
- Robert Darbelnet President and CEO American Automobile Association
- Peter Kissinger President and CEO American Automobile Association->Foundation for Traffic Safety
- Jane Stutts Associate Director University of North Carolina->Highway Safety Research Center
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