My name is Austin Gansert. I am a high school student at Woodbridge High School in Irvine, CA. I am writing you today to talk about a very controversial topic: the legal drinking age. I believe that there are many benefits to having a lower drinking age of 18, rather than the current drinking age of 21. There are many benefits to having a lowered drinking age, which I will explain in this letter.
Kira Johnson Eng 111-11:00 Ms. Booms December 9, 2016 Drunk Driving: Proposal The solution to resolving drunk driving is to crack down on laws already set in place and monitor repeat offenders. Drunk driving is defined as the crime of driving a vehicle with excess of alcohol is in the blood. In the current it means getting behind the wheel of a car while intoxicated and no reprimands are given just a slap of the wrist and a fine. In 2012 Kirk Camacho lost his youngest daughter to a drunk driver with a blood alcohol level well over the legal limit.
Imagine being a parent letting their teen driver go to a friends house and that teen forgot to text her friend that she was on her way over, and gets in the car starts driving and decides to finally text her friend she’s on her way but, because that teen was an inexperienced driver she wrecks and never makes it her friends. Imagine how the parent and the friend feel. Sending a text should never be more important than a person’s safety. In today’s society technology is taking over the world.
Defensive driving utilizes safe driving techniques to drive in such a way to identify and anticipate dangerous scenarios in a predictable manner. This practice will help reduce the risk of crashes by anticipating possible collisions and avoiding potential hazards more easily. The big factor in every distracted driving accident is paying attention to something other than driving. The first step to defensive driving is making sure you are concentrated on the road, free from any tasks or distractions that will keep you from focusing on your surroundings.
Every 15 minutes a teenager will die due to drunk driving. In the world, on average, 96 teens will die every day. The number of deaths would increase if the drinking age was lowered. The drinking age should not be changed. The age should stay the same.
A story was writing by Alex Kotlowitz, about two boys and their mother, Lafayette and Pharaoh. Lafayette was ten years old and Pharaoh was seven years old. They were living in a neighborhood in Chicago. The author was asked by a friend to write an essay for a photo, since the author was working as a freelance journalist. The author never met them before, he only saw a photo of Lafayette, and the author explained what Lafayette was wearing such as a Kangol cap was too big for him.
Drink Driving Punishment Is Getting More Severe It is somewhat grievous however numerous individuals still go out on a limb of drinking and driving without monitoring the results if they be gotten out. Is this ethically wrong, obviously, as well as lives and property can be harmed hopeless and for the purpose of a couple drinks. Without a doubt, when individuals are included in mishaps their first comment is regularly that they had never done this! In any case, that being said, if the inescapable happens then they will without a doubt need the administrations of a DUI lawyer to get them through the dull days ahead.
The advert “Not everyone who gets hit by a drunk driver dies” was made by the Texas Department of Public Safety. The main subject of the argument is that accidents caused by the drunk drivers have other impacts (such as permanent disabilities), apart from death. The writer feels that the habit of driving while drunk is a significant challenge that increases the number of persons with disabilities, who are left fighting for their lives. The statement “Don’t drink and drive” suggests that the adverts addressed drivers in the state of Texas as the main audiences. The state of Texas has a total of about 15,447,273 licensed drivers and it is estimated that 2.1 % of them have ever driven a car while drunk at one point in time as compared to the national
Do dealers of cars & dealers of phones want to kill us or help us? I think that they should make phones turn off when you get in a car, the car should be programed to tell the phone companies that someone is driving. Everyone talks about how they wanna stop texting and driving and the only thing they have done was have police officers give them a ticket or warning. Yeah that might scare some people but in the end if there's no cop around then they will just pull their phone out again. “ Do you wanna have your last text be hi or something no one's ready to send their last text out…”.
Teen Driving In America today it it almost vital to learn how to operate a vehicle. If you want to get around without having to rely on public transportation then the only thing you have to do is study the laws of driving, learn how to drive, and pass a test you are required to take to legally drive. Driving is a huge deal in society. When you are given your licence as a a teenage or even young adult it is very exciting.
Every 15 minutes, a teenager dies due to drunk driving.(9) Austin Donovan Hall, now 18, lost control of the Chrysler convertible he was driving and smashed right into a tree and telephone pole, while driving 119 mph in a 35 mph lane.(7) He departed from an underage drinking party less than a mile away from where the incident occurred.(7) The vehicle then flew off the road hitting a tree and a light pole in the process.(7) Shawn Gangloff, age 15, was in the same accident.