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Three Reasons Why You Should Not Text And Drive

Three Reasons Why You Should Not Text And Drive

Kalyn Pretino

on 4 October 2012

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Transcript of Three Reasons Why You Should Not Text And Drive

Three Reasons Why You Shouldn't Text And Drive Conclusion Thank you for your attention! Texting and Driving is dangerous. It takes seconds to turn off your phone. Seconds to lose your life.
Save It For Later. Texting and driving creates a high risk, which may become potentially hazardous for you and/or your passenger's safety in a vehicle. You are likely to get in an accident looking at your phone rather than the road. You should not text and drive because you do not have full control of your vehicle if one hand is on the phone. The First Reason The Second Reason The Third Reason "Drivers are looking out of the windshield, but they do not process everything in the roadway environment that they must know to effectively monitor their surroundings, seek and identify potential hazards, and respond to unexpected situations." Optpmetry - Journal of the American Optometric Association. 79 (1), 36-42 "Estimates indicate that drivers using cell phones look but fail to see up to 50% of the information in their driving environment." Strayer, D.L. (2007, February28). Presentation at Cell Phones and Driver Distraction. Traffic Safety Coalition Washington DC. "The National Safety Council estimates 25% of all crashes in 2008 involved using cell phones - accounting for 1.4 million crashes and 645,00 injuries that year." Kolosh, K. Summary of Estimate Model. (2009). National Safety Council.
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