Drivers today are overwhelmed by potential distractions. Whether you’re eating a banana with one hand on the wheel, changing the radio station, or glancing over at the text message that just popped up, every moment you’re not mindful of what’s happening on the road is a potential danger. Getting from Point A to B requires your full attention–and driving with your brain on autopilot just isn’t an option. Check out this video to find out why. (Just don’t watch it while you’re driving.)
This piece was produced as part of Data for GOOD—an Apron Project collaboration. The Apron Project celebrates progress and the people who make it happen. This year, in partnership with the team at GOOD, we’re exploring how data and the power of information can be harnessed to make progress.