If you don’t pay attention to the traffic sign and you are going over the speed limit that is a traffic violation caused by distracted driving. Long-term emotional issues can stick with you for a long period of time. Overall, distracted driving is dangerous to both the people who are driving distracted and also to innocent
To text and drive is not a good reason to keeps your eyes off the road. Yet, is has become a really bad habit teens, and adults have gotten. It has caused a lot of deaths to many people in the world. No one deserves to die or get hurt for a stupid reason. texting and driving can be stopped by, parents having conversation with teens on the danger of texting and driving.
The ads I have choose have very powerful meanings behind them. It makes people think twice before they get behind the wheel while intoxicated. Many families have been torn apart because of a careless drunk driver or was the driver intoxicated and is now in jail because of it.
Have you ever lost a loved one due to those dramatic accidents? Places in the world, tons of people die from distracted driving. While there are many people you think that might not be distracted, you’ll even be in that position where an accident happens in a blink of an eye without even knowing. About 1,000 people in the U.S are injured every day. Crashes claim more lives than you think which is a big problem in the world.
Sometimes road rage start by other cars driving slow or doing little things that bother you which makes you mad or frustrated to the point that you may what to get them back for the thing that they did to you. Even when they cut in front of you, making you tailgate them( driving to close behind another vehicle) or you just honk at them violently. Which later results you shouting at them or cursing at them for driving to slow or cutting you off on the highway without using turn signals. With all the adrenaline that may be going through your veins, you may want to make them pay for what they have done. If this happens, stop it, get some help.
Our highways are dangerous in and of themselves because of the number of vehicles and drivers on the roadways, poor roads and weather conditions, therefore adding any other distractors more than triple the dangers. Some will disagree, but the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that texting and driving is the number one killer of teens in the United States. Is Texting and driving the new addiction, is it the leading cause of deaths on our nation 's’ highways, and is there a solution? Texting and driving is an addiction according to Dave Simon “it appears that addiction is no longer just about drugs, alcohol, junk food, or tobacco. The inability to disconnect or postpone an activity is an addition.” Simon further states that “distracted driving lessons appear to be the norm if we are to believe a new survey done by State Farm and reported by USA Today”.
Every day, millions of people get into their cars, which in return, subjects them into the vulnerable, and quite possible, position of getting pulled over. For many of those who have had to experience the nerve-wracking feeling of getting pulled over by a regular cop, there is only one thing society has made them dread more; getting pulled over by a cop riding a motorcycle. The feelings of hostility and resentfulness towards motorcycle cops are mainly due to the habitually negative misconceptions society has bestowed upon them. Although related, misconceptions are not to be confused with stereotypes. Stereotypes are the truthfully held, yet oversimplified, idea of a particular group of people.
There are many companies working on self driving cars, including Honda, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Audi, and Tesla. However, driverless cars have caused many accidents, some even end up fatal. Self driving cars are unsafe because they are at a high risk of being hacked, having an incident happen that the car cannot administer, and the cars are not predictable enough to put peoples lives in danger because of mistakes. Self driving cars are vulnerable to getting hacked. Everybody has heard of computers getting hacked, but driverless cars are basically moving computers.
There are numerous cases that involve a person getting hurt or worse, killed, because there was a driver being distracted. Clearly, the government and lawmakers need to create stronger laws to eliminate all distractions that cause deadly car accidents which mainly involve teenagers. “People texting worries me more than people calling people because texting is more dangerous than talking on the phone because you can pay more attention to the road when talking than texting... a ninth- tenth grade boy stated, when you are on the phone you are not aware on what is going on” (Madden and Lenhart 2-3). Places that banned hand held phones are still having trouble enforcing the law because other individuals try to hide their phones and still be on them while driving. “18 states and the District of Columbia have passed the laws banning texting while driving” (Hanes 5).
Texting and Driving is a problem that needs to be solved. There are many problems today with texting and driving. In today’s society, many people have phones, especially young teens who have recently received their licenses. Texting and driving is a big temptation for teens and all of us but it’s something that many people fail to resist. Everyday about nine people are killed and over 1000 people are injured due to texting and driving.
For travelers tall and overgrown trees, malfunction traffic lights or inconspicuous stops signs present danger or hazard on the public road. Perhaps the traffic lights on both sides of the intersection signal for the drivers to proceed will cause a major car pile-up. Potholes are a potential risk that leads to terrible car crash and vehicle damage. Potholes are costly to the economy; billions of dollars spent on highway deaths and car damages. The cost repair is approximately 2.7 trillion dollars within the few years (Wetmore, 2004).
Maybe when talking on the phone you 're still able to watch the road, but your focus is on who is talking to and what they 're talking about. If an argument starts, becoming upset will only cause your driving to be worse. Hundreds of accidents are caused daily by talking on the phone. Driving while emotional isn 't a good idea to begin with and adding cell phone use to the mix makes it even worse. In conclusion using cell phones while driving should be illegal in all states.
Road Rage is a problem that needs to be solved. Over 66% of traffic incidences happen because of aggressive driving. The reason for this statistic is because of reckless driving, tailgating, distractions like cell phones, radio, food and drink, and many other reasons. The results of road rage, people will have jail time or end up dead. Road rage is very serious problem, in 2 out of 3 people may suffer from road rage.
We all see the commercials about people that get in a crash and die from using their cellphones while driving. Although most drivers feel that they are to good of drivers and that could never happen to them. Many drivers still do this without thinking of the outcome of this foolish act. Driving and using cellphone or handheld device kills many drivers each day. Some states are making it illegal to using this device while driving.