Participate in research: Safety issues when changing smart technology and in-vehicle interfaces

We invite individuals to complete a self-report survey. Participants must be over the age of 18 years, hold a valid driver’s licence and drive multiple vehicles (one vehicle should be no more than 5 years old with at least two of the following driver support technologies and another vehicle that doesn’t have any driver support technologies).

  • Intelligent Speed Adaptation
  • Following Distance Warning
  • Rear-view Camera
  • Rear-cross Traffic Alert
  • Forward Collision Avoidance System
  • Integrated Head Units
  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Autonomous Lane Change
  • Fatigue Warning System
  • Distraction Warning Systems
  • Automatic Parallel Parking
  • Google Android Integration
  • Hands-free Bluetooth
  • Audio Streaming
  • Speed Limit Warning
  • Rear Parking Sensor
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keep Assists System
  • Autonomous Braking
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Blind Spot Monitor (with lane change assist)

If you are interested in participating, further details on the study can be found by clicking on the following link:

Please note that this study has been approved by the QUT Human Research Ethics Committee (approval number 1900001047).


If you have any questions or require further information please contact one of the researchers:

Dr Jennifer Tichon Senior Research Fellow 07 3138 0716
Dr Oscar Oviedo-Trespalacios Strategic Research Fellow 07 3138 4967
Oliver Briant Research Officer 07 3138 4906