CNN: Behind the Wheel of a Distracted Driver

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

CNN's Lizzie O'Leary takes to the road in the National Advanced Driving Simulator (NADS) to demonstrate the hazards of distracted driving.  Her report was broadcast March 27 during CNN's Situation Room.  It featured Dan McGehee, human factors director at the Public Policy Center, and Omar Ahmad, director of operations at NADS.

The news story is available at

McGehee also tesitfied yesterday at a National Transportation Safety Board hearing on driver distraction.  His testimony covered teen driver distraction relative to new NTSB recommendations on distraction mitigation.