Archbishop Smith: Cancel the Cruise Control!
I must say, I like it. Traveling along the open highway, setting the car on ‘cruise’ and then letting the vehicle carry me along as I listen to music and enjoy the scenery. Wonderful. Of course, this is something that can be done only when the road conditions allow for it. When I am surrounded by the distraction of heavy traffic, driving in inclement weather or on a twisty gravel road, the use of cruise control would be dangerous. In such conditions, the driver needs to be fully attentive and in complete control, ready to adjust to whatever the conditions