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  • Importance Of Road Accidents Essay

    development of economic activities, for the production and distribution of goods and services as well as for trade [1]. Road transport plays a very important role in the economy of all nations globally. Road transport is, of all modes of inland transport, the one which has increased the most in all countries in recent times. The road transport industry is the backbone of strong economic and dynamic societies. It is therefore…

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  • Persuasive Essay On Speed Limits

    sudden a vehicle on the other side of the median has crossed over, went airborne and has hit you. You were young, full of life and opportunities. The entire world was within your reach. Now that is all over, you have died. Should the speed limit be raised on the 401? Why? While this has been debated by road engineers, police who patrol expressways, and drivers who drive on them, the idea of changing the 401 speed is debatable on either side. However, it is the conclusion of this author, that it…

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  • Narrative Essay On The Moment Of A Accident

    pleasant, I know I will never forget it or the valuable lessons it seared into my brain. I learned to always be aware while driving, and to make sure to stay focused. I learned the danger in overcorrection. Lastly, and perhaps most importantly, I learned the fragility of life, and the fact that I am not invincible. Here I am, driving down the highway, not a car in sight, all alone on the open road. It was late, so I was having trouble staying awake. To combat the drowsiness, I cranked…

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  • Persuasive Essay On The Age Of Driving

    around America. The driving system should be more strict to prevent any kind of harm or damage to the people or the environment. Vehicles are one of the main causes of pollution rates, raising everyday and it can pose health problems (“Controlling…”). Along with that fact, the leading cause of teenage deaths is traffic accidents (“Teen…”). A safer driving system is important and could exist by raising age eligibility, helping prevent deaths, crashes, and injuries, reducing pollution and…

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  • Traffic Accident Essay

    disorder from road traffic accidents is significant in children. They studied the importance of the association between comorbid disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder as well as determining the severity of the post-traumatic stress disorder because of physical injuries, pre-accident mental health problems, age, gender, and family involvement. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health disorder that develops after a traumatic event occurs. PTSD symptoms include flashbacks,…

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  • Preventions Of Texting And Driving

    and young teens getting and causing car crashes and why those distractions can injure or end someone 's life. The stactices of auto crashes in the U.S , death and injury rate of people caused by a driver that was texting while driving, and the distractions and preventions from having accident. In fact throughout the day approximately 660,000 people attempt to use a phone while behind the wheel of an automobile. We all know that smartphones help you stay in touch with friends, family,…

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  • Teenage Accidents Essay

    Car Accidents Among Teens in America Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death, and injuries, among teenagers in the United states. According to Michael Muskals report from Los Angeles Times “About 963,000 drivers ages 16 to 19 were involved in police-reported crashes in the United States in 2013, the most recent year for available data. These crashes resulted in 383,000 injuries and 2,865 deaths.” Most of the teens from age 16-19 likes to drive a car, and they are the ones who…

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  • Unsafe Driving Consequences

    - Speeding: Many drivers ignore the speed limit that is given on the specific road eg. 50, 60 , 40 etc. Speeding is one of the number causes of road and traffic related injuries as it is one of the easiest ways to cause an accident not only does speeding slow reaction timing often fatalities caused by speeding are much worse. - Drink driving: 31% of driving fatalities are caused by drink driving. Safe driving requires the driver to be alert and for the driver to be able to make quick…

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  • Essay On Distracted Driving

    sending a text or email over the past month, while eight percent say they do so fairly often or regularly (AAA). In fact, text messaging increases the risk of a car accident or near car accident 23.2 times when compared to the car accident statistics with a non-distracted driver (Top 25 Causes of Car Accidents). Cell phone use while driving has caused a minimum of 26% of all crashes in 2013 (Ones). Since the number of cellular device provoked accidents has increased, there have been companies…

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  • The Causes And Effects Of Car Accidents In Ga

    gruesome, accidents like this happen every day. The amount of deaths caused by car accidents in Ga for 2013 was 1,179. That three deaths a day or twenty-two a week. These statistics show that in the course of five years 5,895 people would die. According to Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, 376 of those deaths were caused by being unrestrained in the vehicle. 297 were caused by drunk-drivers and 197 were caused by speeding. This isn’t taking all of the injuries into account but just…

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