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Warnings to Texting Pedestrians May Not Eliminate Risks, But They Can Help
Monday, June 19, 2018 – Human factors researchers at the University of Iowa have been looking at ways to harness technology to prevent fatalities among pedestrians who are struck by vehicles while texting. read more


Submissions Invited for the 2018 Human Factors Prize
Monday, June 4, 2018 – HFES once again celebrates excellence in human factors/ergonomics research with the Human Factors Prize. read more

Researchers Challenge the “Levels of Automation” Framework in Automated Vehicles
Monday, June 4, 2018 – The widespread push by car, truck, and drone makers toward increasingly automated vehicles has moved faster than technology and faster than legislation. read more