Driving On The Road Toady Essay

1884 Words Dec 9th, 2015 null Page
While driving on the roads toady, there are many things that should be looked out for. Things such as texting and driving, drunk driving or something as simple as someone just not paying attention are things that are accountable for multiple deaths a year. First, vehicular crimes are considered serious offenses and should have more severe consequences. Vehicular crimes not only hurt the driver but can also pose serious risks for other innocent drivers on the road. Second, it is safer to drive intoxicated rather than sending a text message while driving. This may be hard to believe but, drunk driving is slowly decreasing while texting and driving accidents are going up each and every day. Lastly, even with the newest handsfree technology that is starting to evolve it is still not considered a safe alternative. The only safe alternative to using your phone while driving is not using it at all. First, vehicular crimes are serious offenses and should have more severe consequences. There are many kinds of vehicular crimes that are committed while driving, some of which are more serious than others. But one of the major ones an estimated 9 people are killed every day and 1,060 are injured in crashes from distracted drivers according to the The Centers for Disease Control (CDC). A study preformed by State Farm indicates that distracted drivers at the age of 18-29 have gone up by 29% in 2009 and by 2011 its gone up to 43%. Also a study has shown that 71% of drivers…

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