Loading Drivers to Their Limit: The Effect of Increasing Secondary Task On Driving
This paper outlines the results of a number of studies that were designed to create a series of suitable “secondary tasks” that would act as appropriate surrogate in-vehicle information systems (s-IVIS). In particular, an attempt was made to design tasks that would allow a step-by-step increase in visual or cognitive load. Following a brief introduction to the development of each s-IVIS, the paper will present results from a study which examined the effect of completing an auditory s-IVIS on a simulated driving task.
How to Cite:
Merat, N., (2003) “Loading Drivers to Their Limit: The Effect of Increasing Secondary Task On Driving”, Driving Assessment Conference 2(2003), 13-18. doi: https://doi.org/10.17077/drivingassessment.1083
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