Researcher Aims to Limit Technology-based Distractions

Serap Gorucu, researcher at PSU, recently discussed youth ag safety at the “Technology-based Distractions in Farming Youth” seminar December 6 at Marshfield Clinic Research Institute.
Researcher Aims to Limit Technology-based Distractions - News

Updated: December 12, 2017

As technology has become a mainstay in people’s lives, conversations are occurring over the distractions associated with technology use, especially while driving or operating other equipment. The study asked a sample of high school FFA members in Pennsylvania what technology they used, when they used it and if they believed that using technology while driving tractors, skid-steers, ATVs, and cars or trucks was safe.

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