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Traffic Fatalities Contribute To US Life Expectancy Decline

September 7th, 2018 | by Jake Richardson

A recent research study published in the BMJ observed a decline in US life expectancy at birth in 2015 and 2016. According to the study, one reason for the decline is traffic fatalities. Study author Jessica Ho, a professor at USC, answered some questions for CleanTechnica

Study: Drivers With Smartphones Use Them On 88% Of Trips

April 24th, 2017 | by James Ayre

Auto drivers that own smartphones use them during around 88% of the trips they take, going by data collected by the firm Zendrive. Zendrive uses the sensors found in smartphones to analyze driving behavior — so, while the findings are probably broadly true, there are caveats that go with them

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