Texting And Driving Persuasive Essay

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Imagine getting a phone call during the day and hearing that your child or loved one has been in a serious car accident and that he or she may or may not make it or perhaps being on the end hearing that he or she did not make it. Allow that to sink in for a moment. Not only does texting while driving take the lives of so many, but it also affects the lives of the ones who loved you as well. Do not be selfish and send a text focus on the road instead many people are losing their life’s over a simple text that could wait do not let that be you. According to, texting while driving is six times more likely to cause an accident than driving drunk. Texting and driving had become a big problem throughout the world not only is it not safe but it is also highly not recommended. Cellphones today are considered a necessity the issue of the usage of these devices has enhanced while being behind the wheel. Today over half the world has access to phones according to the U.N recent study shows, more people on earth have access to cell phones than toilets. Out the world’s estimated 7 billion people, 6 billion have access to mobile phones. While we have these devices…show more content…
Why would anyone be against laws that are made to increase the safety of drivers and other? Stephanie Hanes states that laws enforced to ban texting while driving have failed to decrease the number of car crashes, and even increased the amount in some places. Some can see why some may feel this way but also the law is just to help out other not everyone is going to follow every law but at least they’ve been warned on what could happen if you disobey it. There is old saying that goes “you can lead a horse to water. But you cannot make it drink.” In this case, this is the same for texting while driving because everyone knows how dangerous it is to text and drive but people continue to do
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