Fonts and Driver Distraction

By: Jeffrey Lapin of Lapin Law Offices

Distracted driving is a national epidemic. It is causing more injuries and deaths every year.

Researchers have found that different fonts (typefaces) used in a vehicle, such as for the radio and navigation, can have an impact on driver attention. More specifically, certain fonts, such as Humanist, can lessen driver distraction than other types of fonts.

Milliseconds count when it comes to driver distraction. Vehicle “styling” should always be secondary to the prevention of crashes, injuries and death. Automakers should consider the font they use to help prevent driver distraction.

Read the full post on Lapin Law Offices website blog: Can A Font Decrease Driver Distraction? 


via Blogger http://lapinlawoffices.blogspot.com/2013/12/fonts-and-driver-distraction.html

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About Jeffrey Lapin
Caring. Passionate. Dedicated. I represent injured, abused and disabled clients in Lincoln and throughout Nebraska.

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