Every day, thousands of drivers drive hypnotized. No, it’s not a new craze- it’s a real phenomenon, and it’s probably happened to you. Do you ever mistakenly drive in the wrong direction because that’s how you usually go? Have you ever pulled into your driveway and wondered how you got there? That’s because you experienced highway hypnosis.
Strange as it seems, highway hypnosis is more common than it seems- and can lead to dangerous results. Check out our November Traffic Calmer and read about what highway hypnosis is, what to do about it, and some key strategies for prevention. Learn how blinking leds on driver feedback signs can help return drivers to the present with a bright visual alert.