How deadly is distracted driving? Do you like playing Russian Roulette with your life? Watch ‘A Game of Chance’ to see how deadly distracted driving is.
In the video, a young driver fires a gun loaded with one bullet at her head each time she becomes distracted.
Do you think this video is too harsh? Think again. According to the Canadian Automobile Association:
- Distracted driving causes 28% of all crash fatalities in BC.
- People texting while driving are 23 times more likely to crash.
- Distracted drivers cause 4 million vehicle crashes every year in North America.
Safe driving requires 100% of your attention. Remember, the fine for using a smartphone while driving is $167 and three penalty points. Empty the gun. Put away your smartphone. Don’t drive while distracted.
For more information
- Distracted Driving Statistics, Canadian Automobile Association
- ‘A Game of Chance’, EndDD
- Distracted Driving in BC, ICBC