60 Free Essays on Cell Phone Distraction

  1. No Cell Phones While Driving

    No Cell Phones while Driving Kirk K. Ronolo COMM/215 July 10, 2012 Han Nee Chong Wester No Cell Phones while Driving In today's world of advanced wireless technology, it is very uncommon for someone not to own a cell phone. In fact as of August 2011, 83% of American adults own cell phones. (Smith...

  2. Cell Phones Are Dangerious to Your Health

    Preston Couch Cell Phones are Dangerous to Your Health Using a cell phone is a normal activity for anyone. When a cell phone rings it is second nature to just pick it up and talk. When you want to ask a friend a question, you dial his number and ask the question. Why wait till later when...

  3. Cell Phones

    Do you have a cell phone? Well, to the many who do, it is a way of communication in a car. Cell phones have been known to distract the driver from concentrating on the road. But is it really worth banning? A majority of the nation agrees to ban cell phones in the use by the driver. Our nation...

  4. Driving Distractions

    2013 Driving Distractions Have you ever been driving down the road and saw someone texting and driving? What about reading and driving? Or even applying make-up and driving? Driving distractions are plentiful, but it is up to the driver to focus on the task at hand. “Distractions cause many accidents...

  5. Chatting to a Distraction

    Chatting to a Distraction (Argumentative Essay) Outline I. Cell Phone Distractions A. visual, mechanical, and cognitive B. conversational distraction drives C. driving performance studies II. Hands-free versus handheld cell phones A. David Strayer's study B. Auto Test Facility study ...

  6. Cell Phones and Driving

    way into vehicles. Cell phones were first introduced in the U.S. in the mid 1980’s, and have since experienced dramatic growth. Cell phone use while driving should be the concern of motorists and policymakers and have lead policymakers to consider whether the use of cell phone while driving should...

  7. Yosup

    Do teens need cell phones? In today’s world, the simple answer would be yes. The ease of communication that cell phones provide at a provide at a relatively cheap cost makes cell phones invaluable. I’m here today to argue that cell phones are not only disruptive they can be outright dangerous. They interfere...

  8. The Use of Cellular Devices

    throughout his or her day. Cell phones cause distraction in people’s workplace, classroom, and domestic environments. This is due to the increasing competitive market of cell phones. Companies today are creating cell phones that are more than just call to call capable. Cell phones are now more like a pocket...

  9. Texting and Driving Should Be Banned in the United States

    communication among teens and young adults. While cell phones are a great form of communication it is also known for causing distractions, especially while driving. Texting and driving should be banned in the United States because it causes distractions, it increases your chances of being involved in a...

  10. Hydrogen Vehicle

    Using Cell Phones While Driving Should Be Prohibited in B.C. The use of cell phone is a common phenomenon in the modern society. With the development and advancement of technology, more and more people rely on using cell phones because people use cell phones while driving for their convenience...

  11. Cell

    Cell phones have become very common in our society. Everywhere you look you will see someone with a cell phone. It has turned into a way of life for some, and for those people it has become a total distraction out on the road. There are some states however that are trying to make this distraction not...

  12. The Dangers of Cell Phone Use While Driving - Essay

    The Dangers of Cell Phone Use While Driving Cell phone use should not be legal while driving, it causes many accidents even fatalities. Drivers become careless while driving when using cell phones. Cell phones cause distractions while on the road. Drivers do not pay attention...

  13. Safe Driving Limiting Distractions

    Safe Driving Limiting Distractions This research was carried out as partial fulfillment towards the Research Methods course at: Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to: Safe Driving Limiting Distractions The following study is on the safety...

  14. Use of Cell Phones Should Be Banned

    The notion of use of cell phone while driving is an anti-social activity because it puts the lives of the driver and others at risk. It is a huge responsibility to drive a car and one which should not be taken for granted because it is associated with the lives of others. Such a responsibility is treated...

  15. Cell Phones

    WHY THE USE OF CELL PHONES WHILE DRIVING SHOULD BE BANNED NATIONWIDE There are so many distractions already in the world today, that a cell phone should be the last on the list. A cell phone is so common in this day and time, it is more common than a watch. Smart phones, cell phones, and even small...

  16. Cell Phone

    Cell phones are one of the hottest commodities in today's market. Everywhere you look, there seems to be a person with one to his or her ear. They come in all shapes and sizes, and are even capable of performing such advance functions like the Internet and television. They are really great on the go...

  17. Driven to Distraction

    to Distraction Question: In the article “Driven to Distraction” the author gives many options and ideas on how the government and the population should make the roads safer. Based on the reading, which way or ways to you think are the best ideas to limit the number of people using cell phones and...

  18. Banning Cell Phone Use While Driving

    WHY BANNING THE USE OF CELL PHONES WHILE DRIVING SHOULD BE MANDATORY NATIONWIDE 11/27/2013 According to a study done by The National Highway Traffic Safety Association (www.nhtsa.gov/content/get-the-facts/facts-and- statistics.html) 95% of car accidents occur because of a distracted driver, of that...

  19. Impact of Mobile Phones

    Most school administrations regard cell phone use as disruptive and distracting, and have implemented policies that prohibits using them on school grounds. Cell phones are a disruption in school. Text messaging can be used to cheat on tests. Students who are text messaging are not able to give full attention...

  20. Driving Under the Influence of Cell Phones

    effects of cell phone usage on driving performance. Driving while using a cell phone has become an important topic today due to its multiple effects on driving performance, like similarities of low cognitive functioning compared to driving under the influence (DUI) and the illegality of certain cell phone...

  21. Cell Phines Chould Not Be Allowed in School

    ABSTRACT Cell phones are wireless phones that most people use now. First they used the home phone which is still used in different countries in the world. In 1834 a man named Michael Faraday, was studying if space could conduct electricity and he came with the idea to develop the cell phone. Cell phones...

  22. The Bad Signals

    in the United States have being using cell phones for a very long time now and it can be used in very useful ways. Cell phones can be used to communicate with other either through video chat, text message, or just talking to one another. Not only that, cell phones could include fun games and useful apps...

  23. Cell Phones and Social Graces

    Cell Phones & Social Graces” Have you ever been driving down the street and noticed a driver using his/her cell phone while driving? In the article “Cell Phones & Social Graces” written by Charles Fisher, examples were given of people using their cell phones in a rude fashion. People using...

  24. Implications of Students in Using Cellphones

    CELLULAR PHONE USE IN CLASS:IMPLICATIONS FOR TEACHING AND LEARNING A PILOT STUDY Students equipped with the cell phones enter college classrooms daily. Realizing the impact of technology on fellow learners and faculty represents an area of concern. A pilot study was conducted to determine student and...

  25. Persuasive

    Should cell phone use be allowed in high schools during class? In some high schools, cell phone use is allowed wherever you go. In some schools, students are only allowed to use cell phones at lunch and before or after school. In others, students can’t use your cell phone at all. Cell phones are a good...

  26. Cell Phone Freedom

    In today’s culture, Cell Phones are becoming more and more prevalent. They are used heavily today as a way to connect socially, as well as a way to keep up with e-mail, a calendar, or other useful applications. However, as with any type of technology, there are critics who have their concerns or doubts...

  27. Texting While Driving

    road. Texting while driving increases the distractions and decreases mental focus while driving. More car accidents occur due to texting while driving in the teen population; thus, severe consequences for this must be implemented! Car accidents involving cell phone use and/or texting while driving were...

  28. Cell phones

    Argument: Cell phones play a big role in our societal culture and just about every American owns one. None the less our overreliance on cell phone use is known to be a distraction to some drivers. My question is, to what degree is this distraction worse than others faced while driving? I believe it...

  29. Cellphones

    Cell Phones Cell phones have impacted our recent generation. Having a cell phone has made communicating a lot easier all around the world. Over the years, cell phones have progressed with new applications, such as instant messaging, internet browser, picture messages, and texting. Cell phones have...

  30. Cell Phones: Benefit or Nuisance

    Sir/Madam, Cell phones have become such an integral part of our lives that it is hard to imagine surviving without one. However it does raise the question, are they beneficial or a nuisance? Cell phones cause distractions. This is what makes so many problems in our society, using a cell phone while driving...