Articles by David Kidd

David G. Kidd, M. A. is a third year doctoral student at George Mason University in the Human Factors and Applied Cognition program. His main area of interest is studying the effects of driver distraction in high fidelity simulated environments and on-road testing. He is currently working a fellowship he received from Liberty Mutual, Inc. to study on-road driver distraction in an instrumented vehicle.

Listen Up: Do Voice Recognition Systems Help Drivers Focus on the Road

The availability of Sync and voice recognition technology in vehicles, although not perfect, enable drivers to interact with their mobile devices in a safer, less distracting manner. [Read More]