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RoSPA publishes driver distraction info

Monday 19th January 2009

RoSPA has published a free fact sheet on driver distraction, explaining what distraction is and the different types of distraction and their effects.

The focus on driver distraction has been heightened as a result of the use of mobile phones in vehicles, but RoSPA says that research is revealing the increasing dangers of other forms of driver multi-tasking, and its contribution to road accidents.

The fact sheet also covers accident statistics and offers practical advice about how to reduce the chances of driver distraction causing an accident.

Click here to access the factsheet.


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