Powerful Safety Ad Shows How It Only Takes a Second For Disaster to Strike [VIDEO]
Apr 14, 2014 11:08
Texting and driving is dangerous if you didn't already know that. So here's a really powerful PSA made by the Department of Transportation and National Highway Safety Traffic Administration, created to prevent you from doing so.
The ad features young people smiling, chatting in the car when the inevitable moment happens. Seriously, all it takes is a second for disaster to strike. Watch it after the jump.
The push to make the road safer by limiting – and punishing – distracted drivers reached a new stage when recent studies revealed that distracted driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. We’ve seen similar studies in the past, including experiments done by the TV show Mythbusters and Car and Driver magazine. Read more