Are Cell Phones Useful?

1053 Words Nov 18th, 2015 5 Pages
Saud Al Angari
Ms. Shaver
English III, Pd. 8
19 November 2015
Are Cell Phones Useful? Today, many people get hurt in various ways because of cell phones, so does that make them useful? Today cell phones are one of the most used things in this world. A study shows, “81 percent of Americans admitted to talking on a cell phone while driving” (Saletan). This shows that there is a true threat to other drivers who do not use their phones while driving. People may not only die because of cell phones, but some may get hurt or get disabled for the rest of their life. Cell phones should not be used because they cause deaths or get people hurt in various ways and not using them in wrong situations would make this world better. Cell phones should not be used because they cause death or get people hurt in various ways. For instance, since the cell phones act as a distraction for car drivers, many people die or get hurt in accidents and the overall reason is that the driver was using their cell phone, which resulted the accident. This shows that many people die or get hurt in various ways because of cell phones when an accident results. The fact that people die or get hurt because of cell phones makes them not useful and should be used in important situations only. Another example, “Radiation from cell phones can possibly cause cancer, according to the world Health Organization” (Dellorto). Not only distraction from a cell phone causes people to get hurt or die, but also radiation from…

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