Hands-free phone tech is dangerous — so why do car firms still promote it?

Using a hands free phone while driving is as dangerous as holding a phone — and yet they’re marketed as a desirable extra. Dr Gemma Briggs wonders why.

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Why are hands-free phones dangerous while driving?

Why are hands free phones more dangerous than talking to passengers in the car?

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