Music Distraction

Music-loving drivers are safer listening to the radio than having an iPod in the car, according to research.
Motorists are far less distracted by searching for a favourite radio station than they are by scrolling for a song from a playlist, it added.
Around nine in 10 new cars coming off the production line today have MP3 connectivity enabling drivers to play portable devices through their car stereos.
But the better the technology, the more distracting it is for the motorist as they take their eyes off the road to look for a particular song.
Tuning to a different radio station is also distracting but far less so, which means it is also much less dangerous, said ergonomics experts in the US.

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