• A Call For Stricter Enforcement: Tetxting and Driving
    2013 A Call for Stricter Enforcement: Texting and Driving Texting is extremely popular in today’s society. “A recent study showed that approximately 303 million Americans own a cell phone and send/receive text messages daily” (Naik 1).  “Texting and driving is defined as: reading or manually composing,...
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  • Traffic Safety Facts
    2010 Distracted Driving 2009 Highlights „„ In 2009, 5,474 people were killed on U.S. roadways and an estimated additional 448,000 were injured in motor vehicle crashes that were reported to have involved distracted driving (FARS and GES). „„ Of those people killed in distracted-driving-related crashes...
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  • distracted driving essay
    now think that they can do multiple things at once while driving, and that’s not the case. It’s dangerous, but they don’t care. I do not think that out state does enough to prevent distracted driving. There are a few ways to avoid distracted driving and how to stop it. Cops can pull someone over if they...
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  • Distrated Driving
    4th November 2012 Distracted Driving Every single teen that have been behind a steering wheel have been distracted in some form or way. Texting and driving is one of the leading distractions in the United States. Texting and or talking on the phone minimize your defensive driving skills. When teens...
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  • National Issue Speech Outline
    Outline General Purpose: Agenda Setting Specific Purpose: Inform readers about the consequences of texting while driving and influence them to not do it. Thesis: Texting while driving has become so common in today’s society, that the danger of it is overlooked. I. Introduction A. Gain Audience’s...
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  • Tecxting While Driving
    Evelyn Johnson August 1, 2012 English 101 Texting While Driving In this paper I am going to inform you why texting while driving is very bad. I know a lot of people say, “Oh texting is not that bad when you drive”. But people never realize how bad it can actually be. A new survey from the...
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  • Narrative
    Texting and Talking While Driving Montaya English 111 Dr. Wm. Anthony Connolly Ivy Tech Community College February 2010     If you drive around and pay attention to other drivers you might notice that their eyes aren't on the road, but rather looking down at their cellphone.  Many adults...
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  • Legal Studies
    be banned while driving. 2. With 92% of the population now owning a mobile phone, it is obvious that a large amount of people will also use these whilst driving. Electrical devices play a large part in distractions while driving. There are three main types of distractions while driving. *...
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  • bLOG
     Cell Phone Usage While Driving Johnnie Lee Jr. Keiser University Cell Phone Usage While Driving The danger people bring to other people while driving on the phone while talking or texting on the phone. The law has been cracking down on this for a pretty long time because they know...
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  • Distracted Driving
    When driving, the risk of crashing is always a possibility; however with a cell phone in your hand the risk is four times greater. Using a cell phone while driving has become a big problem in areas around the globe and is reckless driving. Keisha Wall, a nineteen year old girl learned her lesson after...
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  • Notes
    November 2013 Distracted Driving Driving itself can be a tedious activity to do; however, texting while driving increases the dangers of a possible car accident. Not only does it endanger the person who is idiotic enough to text and drive, but it also puts at risk those whom are driving around the risk...
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  • Driving Under the Influence
    Driving Under the Influence Final Being on a mobile device while driving has led to a “twenty three percent of auto collisions in 2011, which equals up to 1.3 million crashes,” (TextingandDrivingsaftey.com) and should be completely avoided in respect to other drivers and patrons on the road. In a...
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  • The Result of Cell Phone Usage
    The Result of Cell Phone Usage In today’s society many states have been concerned on the usage of cell phones while driving. This topic has been viewed by many, and discussed by multiple legislators, policemen, the federal government an, legal drivers. Their view on this issue is to not to ban the...
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  • Distracted Driving
    every day that there are more and more distracted drivers on the road. These drivers may be distracted by their radio, an in depth conversation with a passenger, children laughing or screaming in the backseat or even reading or sending text messages while driving. All of which can be potentially dangerous...
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  • TYLER
    enough to prevent distracted driving? OR Can a Public Service Announcement (PSA) help reduce the number of distracted driving incidents? Part One 1. Write the claim you will present in your argument essay. I believe that the state does not do enough to prevent distracted driving because they really...
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  • The King Doom
    The use of Cell Phones should be banned mandatory Nationwide while driving Distracted driving is one of the major reasons for car accidents. Activities that could disturb, divert or confuse a person’s attention from driving with care and safety needs to be banned by law. All abstracts and distractions...
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  • Texting While Driving
     Texting While Driving Yolanda Sturdivant Professor Wright English 101 12 May 2014 Texting while driving is a problem because it is the cause of many fatalities and accidents. The issue is no one is taking this seriously enough. There are no real penalties or fine to curve...
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  • Distracted Driving FL
    Distracted driving is not only teens but it is adults as well. In the state of Florida there is no ban or law keeping anyone from texting and driving. They tried before for a bill with texting and driving and if convicted they would face up to $250 or to 30 days in jail. This bill did not last...
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  • Banning Texting and Driving
    Texting While Driving Ban Abstract Automobile crashes as a result of texting while driving is an epidemic that has taken our nation by storm over the past decade. Whether people think they can safely type on their phone while driving, or just don’t think there is any real danger in the act does not...
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  • To Text or Not to Text?
    For 80 years now, people have been talking on the telephone. For over 100 years, we have been driving vehicles. However, it was not until recently individuals have tried to combine these two. While most people know the dangers this can cause and has caused, many people in today’s society still have not...
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