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Distractions have been a safety issue for drivers ever since cars first hit the road. But, for a variety of reasons, we are now experiencing an explosion of driving distractions. For example, drivers have a wide variety of devices they can use while driving, ranging from telephones, radios and CD players to fax machines, navigation systems and entertainment centers. Secondly, we are living increasingly fast-paced lives, creating pressure to conduct other tasks while driving. Finally, there seems to be a widespread attitude among drivers that its okay to conduct business, dine, entertain and perform a variety of activities while driving. In fact, most drivers are unaware of how often they are distracted from the most important task at hand: driving the vehicle safely. Distracted Driving: At What Cost? is designed to raise drivers' awareness about the dangers of driving distractions, while providing information and suggestions that will help them control distractions and remain focused on their driving.