Light-speed Reaction Times
There are a couple of places online where you can check out who has the quickest reaction time. humanbenchmark.com, or download Burn The Rope, an easy to play iPhone game where you can furiously compare scores. We all know that having lightning fast reactions is important for a driver, as you have to be able to brake, signal and change direction if there are hazards around you. And with the amount of people who charge into the road, pigeons with a death wish and constant, unexpected roadworks, this skill is tested pretty often. In fact, one reason that drink-driving is so dangerous, is that alcohol makes your reactions slow. Plus, the longer it takes you to react, the longer your braking time.