The federal government is shaming individuals for texting and driving

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It is a dangerous concept to textual content and drive. Past simply being harmful, it is now unlawful in most US states and in a number of nations all over the world. But, regardless of the many advert campaigns telling them it is mistaken, individuals nonetheless do it. Actually, a few of them truly brag about it on social media. Nicely, the Nationwide Freeway Visitors Security Administration could have none of that. The federal government company has truly taken to Twitter to call and disgrace those that publicly confess to utilizing their telephone whereas behind the wheel:

It is a behavior value breaking, @Ethan_WMASS. Do your self and everybody else on the street a favor – put the telephone down and #justdrive.

— NHTSA (@NHTSAgov) April 21, 2016

Um, agreed @Domie_D23. Please understand you are placing your self and others in peril, and a foolish textual content is not value it. #justdrive

— NHTSA (@NHTSAgov) April 22, 2016

Not likely amusing out loud matter, @_BankrollAJ. Do everybody a favor (your self included) and get off your telephone whereas driving. #justdrive

— NHTSA (@NHTSAgov) April 22, 2016

Who is aware of if it’s going to truly work — one specific individual appears to be a little indignant about it — however perhaps slightly public shaming by the feds is warranted. Higher that than yet one more deadly statistic.