MMUCC Training

P15: Driver Distracted By

Definition:

Distractions which may have influenced the driver performance. The distractions can be inside the motor vehicle (internal) or outside the motor vehicle (external).

Element Attributes:

  • Not Distracted
  • Electronic Communication Device
  • Other Electronic Device (navigation device, DVD player, etc.)
  • Other Inside the Vehicle
  • External Distraction (outside the vehicle)
  • Unknown
Rationale:

Important for evaluating the effect that driver behavior has on crashes.