distracted driving road safety interview
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Vanaf volgende maand rijden duizend eigenaars van bedrijfswagens rond met een app die ervoor zorgt dat ze niet meer kunnen sms’en, facebooken of whatsappen tijdens het rijden. Bijna een kwart van de ongevallen zou op die manier vermeden kunnen worden. Bedrijven en verzekeraars zien de app, die door ene Belgische […]Continue Reading
distracted driving road safety
According to the Huffington Post, “a staggering 49 percent of adults admit to texting and driving, even though 98 percent of adults say they know the practice is unsafe.” So the question remains: Why do people still do it anyway? Likely, one reason is we fall victim to the dreaded “it […]Continue Reading
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Most people will admit that texting, checking social media or playing a video game while driving isn’t safe, and yet, some still do it. Why? David Greenfield, founder of the Center for Internet and Technology Addiction, says it has to do with the addictive nature of smartphones and how our […]Continue Reading
distracted driving road safety belgian rail
Various technical data indicate that the driver of a passenger train which struck a goods train on June 5th was distracted by his GSM. This is reported today (Tuesday) in L’Echo. The daily newspaper states that the investigators, assisted by mobile telephone operators, have been able to ascertain the time, […]Continue Reading
distracted driving road safety Pokemon Go
Have you heard all the fuss over Pokémon Go yet? Chances are your children, neighbors and even coworkers are hooked. The augmented reality game has become an overnight sensation across the world. Here’s how it works: Using your smartphone‘s GPS, camera and clock, the game prompts you to find “hidden” […]Continue Reading
distracted driving road safety Belgian rail accident
 In 2015, traffic accidents caused the death of 732 persons on Belgium’s roads, according to figures published Tuesday by the Statistics General Directorate of the Economy SPF. For the second consecutive year, there has been no decrease in the number of dead on Belgium’s roads. In 2015, 40,303 road accidents […]Continue Reading
Belial rail distracted driving smartphones
The SNCB has imposed a total ban on train drivers using electronic devices, after seeing a surge in the number of trains running red lights. Last year, 92 trains missed a red signal – 26 more occurrences than in 2014. For the SNCB, it’s no coincidence that the number of […]Continue Reading