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    The impossible texting & driving test

    More and more traffic accidents are due to texting.
    If we want to reduce the 1.2 million traffic victims worldwide each year, we have to act.
    How do you convince youngsters not to text while driving?
    Prove them it is a very bad idea: oblige them to text while driving!
    See how Belgian learner drivers reacted when they were told they had to pass the mobile phone test in order to get their driver's license.



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    What are they having so much trouble with? I could do that no sweat.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    What are they having so much trouble with? I could do that no sweat.
    Driving around an obstacle course while texting?
    No you can not.
    Everyone who thinks he can read and write textmessages while driving should get his/her head exammined.
    It just will not work safely.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DavidV Click here to enlarge
    Driving around an obstacle course while texting?
    No you can not.
    Everyone who thinks he can read and write textmessages while driving should get his/her head exammined.
    It just will not work safely.
    I could do it.

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    the only accident i've been in that i was at fault for was... you guessed it.

    its $#@!ing stupid

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    I could do it.
    If you think that is a smart thing to do in traffic (which is always unpredictable) you just lost 10 points on my repranking...
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DavidV Click here to enlarge
    If you think that is a smart thing to do in traffic (which is always unpredictable) you just lost 10 points on my repranking...
    I didn't say texting was smart, I said I could pass this drivers test while texting.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    I didn't say texting was smart, I said I could pass this drivers test while texting.
    Probably, as long as NOTHING unexpected would happen.
    In this test the drivers were unexperienced at best, so they fail completely because they have no routine to fall back onto.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by DavidV Click here to enlarge
    Probably, as long as NOTHING unexpected would happen.
    In this test the drivers were unexperienced at best, so they fail completely because they have no routine to fall back onto.
    It would be cool to rent a track and do something like this. See if I'm faster and safer in a car while texting than a senior citizen driving normally.

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    i failed cause something unexpected happened. i saw the light turned green from my peripheral as i was texting but the dbag in front decided to take a nap before he proceeded on and bam!

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    Can't you just dictate to Siri ?

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    My phone has voice to text ... I seldom text by typing anymore.

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    The first quote of the movie should instead be "Every year thousands of WOMEN die behind the wheel due to texting"
    Some people live long, meaningful lives.

    Other people eat shit and die.

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    Last week I was on my way to the gym. Following this white Acura TSX and we were coming up to a red traffic light where other cars were already stopped at. Now the guy in the Acura wasn't slowing down, I'm looking at him thinking: "Anytime now guy.....anytime...." and he/she wasn't slowing down at all, heading at about 50mph to a completely stationary Jeep. At one point I yelled out to myself "Oh $#@!T!!!" because I thought I was about to witness a massively huge hit, at the last second the driver of the TSX noticed slammed on the brakes but it was way too late, and this is where I have to hand it to the driver, he/she instantly bailed into the turning lane and missed that Jeep by a hair. They stopped and stayed in that turning lane, as I drove by I rolled down my window with an "OMG Cat" look on my face as I honked my horn at them.

    The tint on the car was too dark to identify the sex of the driver but I'm pretty sure they were texting, or driving with their eyes closed.
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