distracted driving

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Reasons against Distracted Driving


  1. If there will be less distracted drivers then there will be less car accidents.
  2. More people will become better drivers without all these distractions.
  3. People can be more focused on what they are doing without distractions.


Evidence

1.If there will be less distracted drivers then there will be less car accidents.
  • In order to safely drive a car, you must give the road your full attention.
  • People can take a pledge to be a safe driver and make a commitment.
2.More people will become better drivers without all these distractions.
  • If become distracted pull over, stretch legs, take deep breaths, and talk yourself back to focus.
  • Make all adjustments before starting the car.
3. People can be more focused on what they are doing without distractions.
  • They could make a law for everything distracting.
  • Make sure your friends and family's take the pledge and have them get involved.


Distracted driving accident leaves grandfather, mother dead; 1-year-old critical


Police say that an 18-year-old driver was speeding when she struck and killed two people and injured a child in an accident on Wednesday morning, February 9, 2011 in southwest Charlotte, North Carolina.

Woman Barely Survives Texting & Driving Accident


Jamie Nash doesn’t remember the text, but her terror was caught on tape when she crashed her car near Ennis two years ago. Dashcam video from a responding patrol car captured her screams after she lost control of her car while sending a text.

texting while driving


Washington, DC – The National Safety Council announced today that it estimates at least 28% of all traffic crashes – or at least 1.6 million crashes each year – involve drivers using cell phones and texting. NSC estimates that 1.4 million crashes each year involve drivers using cell phones and a minimum of 200,000 additional crashes each year involve drivers who are texting.

Why?

So why do we all keep on put our family and our self's in danger just to read one simple text?

Make a difference

Instead of sitting here and doing nothing, the least you can do is sign a pledge to say that you will never text and drive. Make everyone you know sign it too.

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