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Articles from April 2021
Iowa State Patrol focus on bad driving habits with enforcement project, say distracted driving plays a role
Thursday, April 29, 2021
KCRG TV9 News
KCRG TV9 News reports on the rise in distracted driving, what law enforcement has seen, and the research being done on distracted driving at the University of Iowa National Advanced Driving Simulator.
Expert says driver distraction is becoming more dangerous in Iowa
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
NADS Director Dan McGehee talks with KWWL on the dangers of distracted driving, especially on Iowa's unforgiving roads.
NADS researchers work to understand driver distraction and make roads safer
Thursday, April 22, 2021
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. 3,142 people were killed from distracted driving in 2019 – a 10% increase from 2018. NADS researchers work to reverse that trend.
What Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Means For Iowa
Monday, April 5, 2021
Iowa Public Radio
NADS Director Dan McGehee appeared on Iowa Public Radio's River to River, toward the end of the hour talking about next generation transportation.