THE FORUM OFFICIALLY ENDED AUGUST 11, 2000
Welcome to the Driver Distraction Internet Forum sponsored by the United States Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This virtual forum officially ended August 11, 2000 – The site now serves as an information repository, providing the capability for you to browse the site contents (papers, comments, expert opinions, poll results) as well as search the site and access links to other related sites.This forum offered a platform to discuss issues and initiatives related to the safety impact of driver distraction when using in-vehicle devices that receive, transmit, or display various types of information. The goal was to provide opportunities for researchers, designers, and the public, both in the U.S. and internationally, to become informed and involved in these issues so that the benefits of these systems can be realized without causing unsafe driver distraction.
exist, outside of this forum, to submit written comments to NHTSA on issues
related to distraction. This can be done by submitting comments to Docket
No. NHTSA-99-6270 at the following address: