Texting And Driving Is A Dangerous Action Essay

775 Words Mar 30th, 2016 4 Pages
Do you think it is the way to go? This question brings me to my topic or issue that I have chosen, which is ‘Texting and Driving. Right now this issue is happening worldwide, millions of people, especially teens are being killed because they are not taking the matter of texting and driving seriously. If you text while driving, there is a possible change it can end badly. Now, I strongly disagree with “Texting and Driving” because it is a dangerous action and people are being killed every day. My fellow friends or teens die every day due to a car accident because they were not paying attention to the road because they were too busy looking at their phone and texting. I do not know about you but I do not like to see or hear about fatal accidents that has happen. I am right because according to the statics13% of drivers age 18-20 involved in car crashes admitted to texting or talking on their phones. In 2011, at least 23% of auto collisions involved cell phones, and that’s about 1.3 million crashes. Also 82% of the American age 16-17 own a cell phone and that is basically the time where teens start to get their license and car, so that right there puts them in a risky situation already. But 34% say that they text and talk while driving instead of just texting. Lastly, teens who text while driving spend approximately 10% of their driving time outside of their lane. On the other hand, you are right, and I am wrong because 77% of young adults are over confident that they can…

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