A Comparison of the Cell Phone Driver and the Drunk Driver

@article{Strayer2004ACO,
  title={A Comparison of the Cell Phone Driver and the Drunk Driver},
  author={David L. Strayer and Frank Drews and Dennis J. Crouch},
  journal={Human Factors: The Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={48},
  pages={381 - 391}
}
Objective: The objective of this research was to determine the relative impairment associated with conversing on a cellular telephone while driving. Background: Epidemiological evidence suggests that the relative risk of being in a traffic accident while using a cell phone is similar to the hazard associated with driving with a blood alcohol level at the legal limit. The purpose of this research was to provide a direct comparison of the driving performance of a cell phone driver and a drunk… 

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