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Previous research on smart phone use while driving has primarily focused on phone calls and texting. Drivers are now increasingly using their phone for other activities during driving, in particular

Previous research on smart phone use while driving has primarily focused on phone calls and texting. Drivers are now increasingly using their phone for other activities during driving, in particular social media, which have different cognitive demands. The present study compared the effects of four different smart phone tasks on car-following performance in a driving simulator.

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    • Digital object identifier: 10.1371/journal.pone.0148555
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    Mcnabb, J., & Gray, R. (2016). Staying Connected on the Road: A Comparison of Different Types of Smart Phone Use in a Driving Simulator. Plos One, 11(2). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0148555

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