In-vehicle workload assessment: effects of traffic situations and cellular telephone use.

@article{Liu2006InvehicleWA,
  title={In-vehicle workload assessment: effects of traffic situations and cellular telephone use.},
  author={Bor-Shong Liu and Yung-Hui Lee},
  journal={Journal of safety research},
  year={2006},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={99-105}
}
PROBLEM Assessment of drivers' on-road workload is an important traffic safety consideration. This study was conducted to examine the effects of cellular phone communication on driving performance, with particular emphasis on variations in task demand in different traffic situations. METHOD Twelve participants were asked to drive on urban roads and motorways with or without concomitant mathematical-addition tests relayed via cellular phone. Measurements included task and driving performance… CONTINUE READING