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Why Lime-Yellow Fire Trucks Are Safer Than Red

It’s hard to move away from tradition, but sometimes for the sake of accessibility, and in this case safety, some design traditions need to be phased out.

Human factors and ergonomics researchers have found that bright yellow vehicles are less likely to be involved in accidents.

Source: Why Lime-Yellow Fire Trucks Are Safer Than Red

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Data-Informed Design: Minimize the Website Redesign Debate | UX Booth

Starting off with using data to inform your design decisions can help you get you off on the right foot.

The process of redesigning a website (and keeping stakeholders happy) is complicated at best, grueling at worst. This week, UX Booth columnist Jennifer Leigh Brown explores how to navigate website redesigns by arming designers with data.

Source: Data-Informed Design: Minimize the Website Redesign Debate | UX Booth