For many people, texting and driving is just too tempting they're used to eating burgers and driving, arguing and driving, and rubbernecking and driving the bonus with texting and driving is that you don't miss a thing until you don't miss the car in front of you unsuspecting moviegoers in hong. The ad is part of at&t's it can wait campaign to underline the dangers of distracted driving and to encourage people to refrain from using mobile devices behind the wheel while texting has been the focus of similar campaigns. Car and driver presents texting while driving: how dangerous is it read expert vehicle reviews and award-winning feature content at car and driver. The western cape transport department has posted a hard-hitting video, this time aimed at texting and driving warning: it starts out funny but takes a seriously dark twist. Consult the chart below for a brief description of your state's texting and driving laws click on the link to your state for detailed information surrounding cell phone and driving while texting laws. Texting while driving is one of the most dangerous and yet, one of the most popular activities behind the wheel come and learn these scary facts. Cbs this morning texting behind the wheel: new ad campaign targets distracted driving the department of transportation is launching a new ad campaign that highlights what can happen when you take your eyes off the road - in a very. An online platform for safe driving and youth safety supporters to implore young adults not to text while driving stopthetexts menu driving fact in 47 states, washington, dc, puerto rico, guam, and the us virgin islands, texting while driving is an illegal, ticketable offense.
In an effort to stop texting and cell phone use while driving, the us department of transportation created a disturbingly real commercial. Guilty of texting and driving this public service advertisement going viral might finally convince you to put down that phone originally posted to youtube on friday, the video has been viewed millions of times after being reposted to reddit and twitter. At&t's it can wait campaign hasn't pulled any punches in educating cellphone users about the dangers of texting and driving directed by anonymous content's frederic planchon, the longform ad depicts what starts out as an average day in the lives of six different characters. Today, 39 states, dc, guam, and the virgin islands ban texting while driving, and 10 states, dc distracted driving campaign dot has also partnered with organizations including state farm, allstate, the ad council, the fox television show glee. Discover texting and driving statistics that will make you think twice before sending that message texting while driving is so dangerous that you are 23 times more likely to crash.
Do anti-texting campaigns really work or is there a better way to reach teen drivers here's a different take on using peer pressure to influence teens. The risks of texting while driving we've all been tempted to slip our hands off the wheel to answer the siren call of a text message a mountain of recent evidence has shown, however, how high the cost of mixing texting and driving can be.
There's nothing happening on your phone screen, not even a cute photo of your kid, that's worth risking a car accident that's the message behind a powerful new video from at&t's it can wait, a campaign that seeks to highlight the dangers of distracted driving the gripping four-minute ad follows. Television creative illustrates the contradiction between being an overprotective parent and the carelessness of texting while driving the spot juxtaposes imagery of an overly cautious father bathing his son with the added protection of water wings and goggles, and a mother obsessively putting hand sanitizer on her child's hands with the. Distracted driving endangers life and property and the current levels of injury and loss are unacceptable to stem this problem, the fcc is working with industry, safety organizations, and other government agencies texting while driving guide.
A uk public service announcement that graphically portrays the dangers of text-messaging while driving is prompting a new round of warnings from driver-safety advocates in the united statesthe ad. Jarring tv ads take aim at dangers of distracted driving a still from the ad shows the potential consequences of driving distracted thu, june 16, 2016 it's blunt it will make you flinch it will convince more people to stop texting and driving.
Get texting and driving facts including statistics about texting while driving and pledge to stop texting while driving at&ts texting while driving campaign shares facts and statistics on why its dangerous to text and drive. Volkswagen showed the ad in a hong kong cinema, distracting patrons with a text message - then showing a crash on screen as they looked at their phone. At&t's moving, stomach-turning ad against phone use while driving cajoling and pleading not to use our phones while driving falls on deaf ears and blind eyes but some keep trying (which includes texting and using a phone as well as eating, adjusting the radio and other. 10 pragmatic reasons that will make you stop texting and driving today. Texting while driving hurts everyone: our view traffic deaths spike after years of decline. Time to upgrade to the full ispot tv ad analytics platform request trial learn more close × add an actor/actress to this spot at&t tv spot, 'at&t against texting and driving' submissions should come only from the actors themselves. At&t's it can wait campaign texting while driving simulator has been replaced by a 360° virtual reality experience.
A new and in-your-face ad campaign by uk agency blue hive, is sending an important, yet chilly attention getter blue hive ad agency brake dont text brake dont text campaign living slideexpand texting texting and driving texting and driving ban texting while driving ban texting while walking. Texting while driving has become a greater hazard than drinking and driving among teenagers who openly acknowledge sending and reading text messages while behind the wheel of a moving vehiclethe numb. New campaign discourages texting while driving in the creepiest way possible share alexandra lasker the team behind the funny yet poignant ad discussed the inspiration behind it in a recent now that you know how uncomfortable your texting and driving makes your passengers. It's not just texting and driving -- it can be as simple as a single glance, email, or search many of us are culprits, but this new ad may change that. It can wait texting while driving was estimated to be involved in 200,000+vehicle crashes in 2012, often involving injuries and deaths that's why at&t is committed to putting an end to. Rhetorical analysis - distracted driving ad after viewing an ad like this, any sensible person would feel the need to at least limit their texting and driving many people likely do not understand the consequences of driving while distracted or do not believe it can happen.