Our decision is to implement a no texting/talking while driving policy effective immediately. According to the concept of social responsiveness, we will be enacting a proactive strategy. This strategy is us trying to prevent an accident from ever occurring (Williams, p. 75). The safety of our sales representatives is critical to the success of the company as we drive all over the region to deliver product and generate new business. According to www.nationwide.com/newsroom/dwd-facts-figures.jsp, drivers that use cell phones are four times as likely to get into crashes serious enough to injure themselves (NHTSA, Insurance Institute for Highway Safety).
The Devil's Advise: Drunk Driving Drunk driving or in other words “driving under the influence”. Is driving a motor vehicle with high blood levels of alcohol over the legal limit. Police made 1,467,300 arrests in The United States; for driving under the influence of alcohol Just in the year 1996. People give drunk driving a bad reputation. Congressmen and Senators passed laws like alcohol limit's and even groups like MADD (mother's against drunk driving) or SADD (students against drunk driving) who are against drunk driving.
King intends to persuade any car driver and the general public that the restrictions on police car chases not only need to be stricter and safer, they also need to be better followed by police engaging in car chases. The first thing that you notice when you look at the page is the large image on the left. It show Loraine Bennett and her daughter holding a picture of her deceased son. It is quite noticeable that Mrs Bennett and her daughter both have sad expressions on their faces. The picture is also quite dark which is in this case done to represent sadness or anger.
Moreover, violent deaths are becoming a larger proportion of all youth mortality. Suicides and homicides accounted for less than 8 percent of all youth deaths; two decades later they accounted for 20 percent. While many recent studies have noted the increasing role of drugs, crime,
Gabrielle Giffords and 11 others, efforts were put in to pass a bill allowing guns to be carried on Arizona’s university campuses. Spring thinks it is not necessary to allow guns on campus. He also provides words of Thomas Anderes, Ph.D., president of the Arizona Board of Regents, that distracting the universities from their core mission of providing a high-quality education to students in a safe environment that encourages the free exchange of ideas. Stacie Spring is a general assignment reporter for the East Valley Tribune which made her credible. She clearly has a bias of not allowing guns on campus.
In the state of Pennsylvania non-commercial drivers 21 years of age and older are considered legally drunk when their blood alcohol content level is .08 or higher. Drivers of commercial vehicles are legally drunk when their BAC (blood alcohol concentration) is .04 percent of higher. School bus drivers and drivers under the age of 21 and considered drunk when their blood alcohol level is .02 or more. For bus drivers and drivers under the legal age .02 is a conservable limit, but for non-commercial drivers a .08 alcohol limit should be reconsidered. Their are several penalties for drunk driving.
An article printed in the Los Angeles times, “At 18, is it time for a drink?” presents the fact that the majority of serious alcohol-related accidents on college campuses happen when young people are hiding their drinking in their rooms (Gordon). Lowering the drinking age would allow these students the freedom to drink and make it so they do not have to hide the fact that they are drinking alcohol. These students would drink amongst their friends where they could receive help if they happen to drink too much. Young people would
Binging: Headed for Devastation? Alcoholism has been considered to be something of a mass epidemic and is inevitable because of the rigid grip it holds on Americans today, especially teenagers. While various teens experience the urge to binge drink because of circumstances, others feel the need simply for potential new friends or popularity. It is no contest when comparing high school drinkers to that of collegiate binge drinkers because with age and freedom comes rash decisions made only by those mentally weak and insecure. Binge drinking among college students is indeed a colossal crisis which in itself asks for serious attention on all aspects.
This amounts to one death every 48 minutes. The annual cost of alcohol-related crashes totals more than $51 billion. In 2010, 10,228 people were killed in alcohol-impaired driving crashes, accounting for nearly one-third (31%) of all traffic-related deaths in the United States . It is not morally correct to drive a vehicle after having consumed excess amounts of alcohol. Social drinking may be one of the only responsible ways to consume alcohol.
Out of these 32,000, suicide accounts for 60% of all gun related deaths in the U.S. About 3% of gun related deaths are accidental. The remaining 34% accounts for homicide related deaths caused by firearms. That comes to about 11,000 gun related deaths per year, but out of these,