Maths Week Scotland 2020 talk 'Driving is a Risky Business' by Dr Laura Bonnet from Royal Statistical Society.
Road safety is vital for everyone. Whether we drive or cycle, catch the bus or walk, we are all affected by driving – and the policies surrounding it. How do we therefore decide whether people with long-term medical conditions should be offered driving licenses?
Dr Laura Bonnett, a medical statistician at the University of Liverpool and the Royal Statistical Society’s William Guy lecturer for 2020, will seek to answer this question for people who have had epileptic seizures.
This talk was recorded during Maths Week Scotland 2020. It is suitable for Upper Secondary pupils and includes