Speech On Texting And Driving Essay

731 Words Jul 9th, 2016 3 Pages
I. We all done it, we know it’s dangerous but we do it anyway.
II. We just find ourselves by saying oh it will only be for one second, but this is how that one second could turn out. (show video)
III. Texting and driving, many of us see this type of commercial at least 3-4 times a month but many of us say oh that’s never going to happen to me.
IV. You may be just sending a quick hello or saying I am on my way, whatever the text may be it’s not worth losing your life or someone’s else life.
V. Texting can be extremely distracting.
VI. According to the magazine “Cell phones and Driving” states that phone usage comes into the top list as being one of the most distracting things to a driver.
VII. Today I will talk to you about how texting and driving can cause you to lose your life or another person’s life, and the consequences that come along with it.

Body I. First, let’s begin by how texting and driving can take your own life.
A. According to the national “Woman Health Resource” there are three kinds of distractions: fist is visual which is taking your eyes of the road, second is manual which is taking your hand of the wheel, and third is cogative which is not thinking about your driving. 1. Texting requires all three of those things.
2. With communication being right at your fingertips it is so easy to pick up your phone and text while driving.
B. The article “Newsday” states that 3,000 teen’s deaths and 300,000 injuries are caused by texting and driving per year in the…

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