Don't Gamble with Life

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Good morning everyone, today I’m going to talk about road accident. And the title of my speech is “Don’t gamble with life”. Road accident is a global tragedy with ever-rising trend. In Malaysia, road accidents represent a major public health problem, because of the high number of victims and the seriousness of consequences. Based on the statistic from Road Safety Department Malaysia, there were 397,330 cases of traffic accident happened in the year 2009. That means there are around 1000 cases are happening every day. Can you see how large is the figure? Well, people tend to blame on others, for example, the government when tragedy happened, but actually we, as the road user also playing an important role. Ask yourself, are you a good driver? Do you have a good driving attitude? It is pointless to blame on others when tragedy happened, our attitude is the main factor contribute to accident rate. Ladies and gentlemen, today I’m here to share with you some information about road accidents that happening everywhere, in the hope that you all would consider what I have said. Don’t gamble with life. Obeying all the rules and regulations is the only way. Firstly, let’s talk about what are the causes of road accidents. Recently, there are a lot of horrific accidents happened in Malaysia. For example, an accident happened in Kampar few days ago, a car bang a motorbike which came from the opposite side when he wants to cut over another car, the girl sitting behind the motor was badly injured. The situation went worse when the driver ran away after he bang the motorbike! Unfortunately, the girl passed away on last Sunday. Obviously, this accident is caused by the driver. He even can left his car at there and ran away. How terrible is human being. Furthermore, there are a lot of other cases happened recently, mostly were driver’s fault. So, the main contributory factor of the high accident rate is driver’s bad attitude and driving habit. From the research, there were a lot...
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