#treviz

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it can wait.

Source:
"Cell Phone Use Is a Danger to Others." Cell Phones and Driving 2011: n. pag. Microform.

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You see, most (all) cell phones have this neat device which records the number of the caller, so you can call them back later, when you're not at the helm of a two-ton mostly metal motor vehicle. Or pull off into a parking lot. There's a bunch of them all over town.

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Created: 04/22/15 01:12 PM

mental distraction

Source:
"Hands-Free Technology Does Not Keep Drivers Safe." Cell Phones and Driving 2015: n. pag. Opposing Viewpoints in Context. Web. 21 Apr. 2015. <http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/ovic/ViewpointsDetailsPage/ViewpointsDetailsWindow?failOverType=&query=&prodId=OVIC&windowstate=normal&contentModules=&display-query=&mode=view&displayGroupName=Viewpoints&limiter=&u=j071909010&currPage=&disableHighlighting=true&displayGroups=&sortBy=&source=&search_within_results=&p=OVIC&action=e&catId=&activityType=&scanId=&documentId=GALE%7CEJ3010743229>.

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There are two general ways in which the mental distraction of cellphones has been conceived: inherent cognitive limitations, and long-developed habits of perception

History:
Created: 04/22/15 01:13 PM

not just appearance

Source:
"Hands-Free Technology Does Not Keep Drivers Safe." Cell Phones and Driving 2015: n. pag. Opposing Viewpoints in Context. Web. 21 Apr. 2015. <http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/ovic/ViewpointsDetailsPage/ViewpointsDetailsWindow?failOverType=&query=&prodId=OVIC&windowstate=normal&contentModules=&display-query=&mode=view&displayGroupName=Viewpoints&limiter=&u=j071909010&currPage=&disableHighlighting=true&displayGroups=&sortBy=&source=&search_within_results=&p=OVIC&action=e&catId=&activityType=&scanId=&documentId=GALE%7CEJ3010743229>.

Quote:

Despite a driver's intentions to drive safely, a dangerous level of distraction is caused by the phone conversation itself—not by the manual or visual interface with the device.

History:
Created: 04/22/15 01:16 PM

people are too confident

Source:
"Cell Phone Use Is a Danger to Others." Cell Phones and Driving 2011: n. pag. Microform.

Quote:

This phenomenon is nothing new, really. There's always been people who believe they can do 100 things while driving. From putting on make-up, to scanning the morning paper, to stuffing their face with a burrito, it's a no-brainer for them. I've lived in big cities before, and the things you see during rush hour make you want to sell your car and buy a horse. The problem, however, has gotten worse as technology has improved

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Created: 04/22/15 01:19 PM

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Remove this from the workscitedpage tag please.