For years now the government have been trying to raise the awareness surrounding the dangers of using a mobile phone whilst driving. The government have given the police new powers over the last few years to prosecute any drivers found using a handheld mobile phone whilst driving but this has only had a limited effect. Evidence collected recently has shown that people have again started to use their phones whilst driving so fines and penalties are now being raised as a deterrent.
However, watching a video like the one below brings home the real cost of using a mobile phone whilst driving.
You can watch the full screen video here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mp3nxImHxJU