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Are Hands-Free Devices Safer?

Is hands-free more distracting than hand-held? According to a new study conducted by AAA and the University of Utah, yes, it could be. 

The study consisted of monitoring 167 participants as they used voice-activated systems to make simple requests, like changing the radio station or making a phone call. Researchers then measured brain patterns, reaction times and driver behaviors. 
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