Road Safety and Awareness.
Hand held devices such as cellphones, i Pods, and even small game systems are now responsible for up to 32% of automotive crashes. Texting or calling and driving needs to stop.
Drive responsibly, follow the speed limit and never rely on other drivers to make up for your mistakes. Slow down, you can save lives.
More than 1.2 million people die in car accidents a year, as many as 50 million are injured or disabled due to crashes. 50% of car crash victims are not even behind the wheel such as pedestrians and cyclists.
Seat belts reduce the risk of death during a car accident by 61 %. Child restraints reduce the chance of death by 35 %. When riding a motorbike or other bi wheeled vehicles helmets reduce the chance of death or serious head injury by 45%.
Enforcing a worldwide drinking and driving law could reduce auto wreck chances my 20%. For every 1 km/h reduction in average speed, there is a 2% reduction in the number of crashes.