In order to drive safely, drivers must give their full attention to the road and the route that they are driving. Therefore, if a driver is engaging in any other activity when driving, they are not giving their full attention to the road that they are on.
Ready or not, self-driving cars are coming to a road near you. According to experts who are monitoring the testing process for these vehicles, they could be on the road before the end of this decade. Some autonomous features are already being included in new cars, such as parking assist functions, lane integrity monitoring systems, and automatic braking systems.