Research Paper: Cell phones while Driving
Most people don’t abide by the rules and regulations of the road. Most people don’t even know that they are breaking the law because they do it so often. Talking on the cell phone and driving has become a very popular thing these days. Technology is coming out with the newest phones that can do everything for everyone that is attracted to that. There are people that don’t have hands free and drive their car with only one hand, people that text and totally take their eye off the road and type conversations to each other. Bluetooth is another technological breakthrough where people wear an ear piece and can receive phone calls by one touch of a button on the ear piece. This alone takes our attention off the road and into the cell phone. This is ridiculous and everyone has these gadgets and they drive their car day in and day out. Whether it by talking using your hands, talking by text or talking hands free; are all dangerous.
The problem with using cell phones while driving is in today’s world this is all people do is use their phone even when they’re in a vehicle. Cell phones are a major problem to the driver. Its occupies one’s eyes and attention which should be appointed on the road. People are using cell phones while driving like it isn’t a big deal. They are putting their life and someone else’s life in danger. Using a cell phone while driving, whether it's handheld or hands-free, delays a driver's reactions as much as having a blood alcohol concentration at the legal limit of .08 percent (Cades).
Using a cell phone while driving can