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Horror video: Cell phone use in the car ends in disaster

Photo: YouTube / William Mattar

Dramatic enlightenment video for students

Attention! This video is not for the faint of heart. But it shows in a realistic way what can happen when you use your smartphone at the wheel.

Every day you see them in traffic: car drivers who use their mobile phone while driving. Whether in the ear or in the hand: In North Rhine-Westphalia alone, the number of violations of the mobile phone ban at the wheel amounted to 131, 000. The number of unreported cases is likely to be many times higher, after all, such offenses are difficult to prove.

What happens when you use your smartphone while driving is illustrated by an educational video from England shown there in schools. The terrible consequences are intended to deter teens from writing messages or making phone calls at the wheel .

Is such an explicit video really necessary? Or can not it be drastic enough to alert young people to the risk of cell phone use in the car? Would you show your child such a clip?

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