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Time To Shock Teens Out Of Text-Driving

September 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

Above: Texting while Driving U.K. Ad
When I saw this ad on a news programme last week, I was captivated by its horror and immediately became an advocate for it being shown to Australian teenagers. But there’s a view that it may be too confronting for children to see.
In my view it’s exactly the [...]

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Tags: Education · Law · Rules

The Evidence Against Mobile Phones For Teenagers

April 27th, 2009 · 1 Comment

The potential dangers of mobile phone usage seem to become greater every time I open a newspaper or read a news report online. No one really knows for certain because we are live guinea pigs for this relatively new technology.
As Dr Gerard Hyland of the University of Warwick in the UK said in an [...]

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Tags: Emergency · Health · Technology