Looking at your phone while you drive for just two seconds at 50km/h, you’re driving blind for 27 metres. In which time you’ll probably run over a mum and her young child!!!
These video ads will prove to you that a mere seconds of distraction is all it takes to lead you to disaster!
Using mobile phone while driving is a complete NO. It is reported that majority of the road accidents is related to using mobile phones while driving. These powerful ads are a reminder of the danger of using mobile phones while driving.
BE SAFE. DON’T USE MOBILE PHONES WHILE DRIVING.
Studies reveals that the level of impairment on driving is greater than the effects of drinking, cannabis and texting:-
Using a smartphone for social networking slows reaction times by 37.6 per cent.
Texting slows reaction times by 37.4 per cent.
Hands-free mobile phone conversation slows reaction times by 26.5 per cent.
Cannabis slows reaction times by 21 per cent.
Alcohol (above UK driving limit but below 100mg per 100ml of blood) slows reaction time by between six and 15 per cent.
Alcohol at the legal limit slows reaction times by 12.5 per cent.
Source: IAM – March 2012
1. The Ad by VW
2. An ad from AT&T
3. Ads by Bangalore Traffic Police
4. Ads by Exburg