Chrysler Accident-Free Driving
out some of the projects Daimler Chrysler is pursuing to help drivers
avoid accidents and mitigate their effects.
Driver Distraction Lab
The VIRtual Test Track EXperiment VIRTTEX simulator lets scientists
study real world-type driving conditions in a safe and controlled
environment. Check out links to some of their research.
Driving Simulator Slide Show
photos of the set up that helps Ford researchers figure how drivers
pay attention to the road.
Cell Phone Conversation Impair Driving Performance?
article from the National Safety Council website answers its own
question in the affirmative. There are links to other pages about
cell phones and driving safety.
Study with Ford VIRTTEX Simulator
This Ford press release describes some of the driver drowsiness
research done with the VIRTTEX Simulator.
Drivers Can Kill
An article from the Pennsylvania Turnpike website that details the
dangers of drivers who dose off.
Visual Speech Recognition
A description from IBM of their work to enhance speech recognition
software by including a visual component.
Visual Speech Technologies
More information and links to IBM's work in this field.