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We don't usually look to the Daily Mail as our source for accurate driving research but seeing it's the end of the week we thought we'd share a lighter one...

We spent some time talking about driverless cars a little while ago, and as the moment we see them on our roads draws ever nearer, we're seeing more and more research being done on the concept...


Everyone loves a good Mythbusters episode right? Well here's an excerpt where they tackle an issue that's close to our hearts... distraction while driving. They're setting about to compare the effects of distraction when a driver is on the phone, or using a hands-free headset...

We talk about a skill called ‘hazard perception’ quite a lot, and you may be wondering why that’s the case. Well, hazard perception is one of those magical skills which are linked to lots of other things. Crash risk, for example. That means that if we can measure your hazard perception skill level, we can also predict how likely you are going to be to have a crash on the road...

We hear so much about driverless cars, but why aren't they already on the market? What's holding them back? This excellent article sums up the main issues facing the manufacturers...

Here's an interesting article for your Friday reading! It's all about human beings and our notorious failure to estimate risk accurately. Why are we interested in it? Because driving is a real risk - one we take every day - and somehow it's just never assessed as serious as it should be...

We love science! Here's ​an article containing a couple of snippets from an amazing documentary by the National Geographic's channel called 'Brain Games'. It shows you what happens to the brain when it's missing out on sleep, and the detrimental effects it can have on your life...

We all have our little pet peeves about other people's driving behaviour. Unless you're a zen master...

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