According to Asirt.Org – Nearly 1.3 million people die in road crashes each year, on average 3,287 deaths a day. An additional 20-50 million are injured or disabled. More than half of all road traffic deaths occur among young adults ages 15-44.
People! What are we doing to eliminate the dangers while we are traveling on the road??
There are actually TONS of things we can do, namely, just be cautious while on the road! Don’t take risks, or be careless. Even though you may be driving alone, and may not care about your own safety, please be aware of the other people and families on the road. No one should have suffer someone else’s carelessness.
Here are some tips from – Nationwide.Com
- Be aware of what other drivers around you are doing, and expect the unexpected.
- Assume other motorists will do something crazy, and always be prepared to avoid it.
- Keep a 2-second cushion between you and the car in front of you.
- Make that 4 seconds if the weather is bad.
Note: More driving safety tips from Nationwide. Don’t allow children to fight or climb around in your car – they should be buckled in their seats at all times. … Cutting in front of someone, changing lanes too fast or not using your signals may cause an accident or upset other drivers.
While driving, there are tons of tools you can use to be make sure you are driving with both hands, even if you need to navigate where you are going on your phones Google Maps, or whichever app you use to get to places.
You can find this dashboard phone holder here: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07GKXPL6M
It’s very sturdy and strong, very well made, with tons of features depending on what kind of phone you have.
Please take heed when driving, your safety and the safety of others are so important. In this day and age of technology, we should be so much more safe, and the traffic fatalities should be considerably less, in my opinion.