Introduction|Distraction: Exterior Surroundings|Distraction: Driver Inattentiveness|Distraction: Interior Items|Conclusion
A second is all it takes for a motor vehicle accident to occur. With 40,000 people killed each year in traffic accidents, and another 3 million people injured, driving is a much more dangerous activity than is commonly believed. Watch this video and get the firsthand stories of three drivers whose momentary distractions had real consequences– a lost bonus, a lost job and a lost life. See how external, internal and interior distractions prevent drivers from paying attention, moving with caution and keeping a safe distance. Anyone who drives a vehicle for your company should view this video, no matter how long they have been on the road, or how safe their driving record has been. Use this video to remind drivers of the importance of safe driving practices and giving driving one’s full, undivided attention.