Avoiding distractions while driving

Q: What can I do to avoid distractions while driving?

A: Here are some resources for driver safety information, thanks to Lisa Marshall at aussiewell.net.

There a lot of things that distract us in our cars these days. Mobile phones get a lot of the blame, but truthfully there are a lot of other factors that can take our focus off the road, such as feeling fatigued or even talking with a mate riding with us.

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