wear a helmet! Have you ever known somebody who was injured in a car accident? What do you think his attitude about seat belts was after they saved his life? If you knew that a seat belt would save your life, you would buckle up! It took years of legislation and public awareness campaigns to make seat belt use mandatory. Now a new topic regarding public safety is coming to light: people are dying or becoming seriously injured in seemingly minor accidents on bicycles when
Transportation is one of the biggest things in our lives today. If there was no transportation, would we have been able to travel from one location to another so easily? Knowing that public transportation is provided every few minutes and hours, would we have been able to travel far and make it back? Consequently, imagining life without transportation seems fairly impossible. Traveling to work, school, home or anywhere else has been becoming a rapidly increasing issue that needs attention.
Increasing Bike Lanes One Armadillo at a Time Introduction Bicycles have been a major part of our transportation system for over one hundred years. Bicycle lanes are designated by a white strip, a bicycle symbol, and a sign that alerts everyone that portion of the road is for cyclists only. However, in the Tuscaloosa are the current lack of bicycle lanes is an ongoing problem. Each time a cyclists rides their bicycle on a road where there are no bike lanes they cyclists places themselves and everyone
Think for a second here, what do you use almost every day to get to where you need to go? An automobile is probably what you are thinking of because just about everyone has one. Automobiles have become so common; nine out of every ten families in the United States own some type of vehicle. Now Imagine going through everyday life without one it would be nearly impossible! Automobiles have had a very positive impact on the world and on many people’s lives. However they have also taken quite a negative effect
circus animal is hard and demanding. It is not an acceptable way of life for an animal. Circuses would quickly lose their appeal if the public were more aware of their mistreatments of these animals. Many circuses do not have much money and as a result the animals suffer from inadequate care. These animals spend most of their time in small cages used for transportation. The Animal Welfare Act provides cage requirements, but many circuses fail to follow this law. Even the Ringling Brothers Barnum and
to respond to the text. While looking down, they accidentally run into a pedestrian. After a simple apology, they continue on their way. Sometimes in life, “sorry” acts as a magic word that can mend everything, and then there are other times, “sorry” undoes nothing. Will “sorry” help when they crash their parent’s car because they needed to respond to a text message? What about when a driver kills someone’s child because they were having a conversation on the phone while driving and ran a stop sign
Many people don’t understand the risks involved with epilepsy and the emotional roller coaster they go through. Epilepsy is a disorder that no one may know you have. You cannot look at a person and see that they have Epilepsy. They want to keep it secret so they aren’t left out of activities or looked at as an outcast. There are many causes of Epilepsy. There are many childhood disorders and several types of seizures. Epilepsy is not a mental disorder or a mental illness as many people may think
people shocked, devastated, and furious. Many innocent American’s lost their lives on this infamous day. While airports and airlines are not free from security breaches, a set of new security measures and requirements have been implemented by the International Air Transport Association and the International Civil Aviation Organization (Beirman, 2011). Increased security at airports and airlines, have left terrorists to target more vulnerable areas such as tourist destinations. Attacking tourists’ spots