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2:19PM, September 20, 2013

Driven to distraction

Nathan Seppa outlined research on the hazards of distracted driving in “Impactful distraction” (SN: 8/24/13, p. 20). 

The story generated a virtual pile-up of reader comments by e-mail, on our website and on social media.George Cowan comments online that the article “should be required reading in every drivers’ ed course.” But a number of readers seemed to have missed one of Seppa’s key points: Research shows that talking on a cell phone even hands-free with a driver’s

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