Motorists report an increase in driver distraction from infotainment systems, sat navs and mobile phones, research from Venson Automotive Solutions suggests.
More than 2.7 million drivers have had a collision or veered off the road in the past two years because they were distracted by their mobile phone, research by Kwik Fit has found.
Road safety charity Brake is calling on fleet operators to crack down on driver distraction after finding that more than a third of fleets do not monitor the safety risk.
A worrying percentage of motorists have admitted to multi-tasking while driving in new research from mycarneedsa.com.
Road safety charity Brake is running a free webinar on the importance of eliminating and mitigating the distraction of communication technology in vehicles.
Nearly 1 in 4 motorists readily admit to regularly driving while tired – and men are more prone to driving when tired than women.
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