Distracted driving has gained a lot of attention in recent years, with many people blaming the increased use of technology. While the advancement of mobile technology has played a huge role in distracted driving, there are other factors that contribute to this problem.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there are three types of driver distraction:1
- Visual: taking eyes off the road
- Manual: taking hands off the steering wheel
- Cognitive: taking mind off of driving