Persuasive Essay On Distracted Driving

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As you cruise through the streets in your car, do you find yourself paying attention to your electronic device or do you find yourself paying attention to the road? If you’re one of the many people that have an addiction to their phone and just can’t wait to reach their destination then you must read this to understand how much this distracted driving can change your life and the people around you. There are way too many cases of deaths due to distracted drivers. Some drivers have no care in the world and just use social media as they drive. On the other hand, there could be that 2/10 people that are using their device for emergency purposes. Do you feel that our state does enough to prevent distracted driving? Admit it! Our state doesn’t provide many consequences for a distracted driver. Policemen are more worried about seat belts and our speed rather than a driver that’s on their phone. Some people may disagree and say that if you have fast reflexes then you should be able to use your phone for social media. That doesn’t even make any sense. There is nothing right about a distracted driver whatsoever. If theres an emergency that you can’t wait till you arrive to your destination, pull over to the side of the road and put your blinkers on. That is the safest way to use a device while on the road. This generation has no knowledge of the consequences of picking up the phone while driving. The ones that do know the consequences either don’t think it will happen to them or
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