Can Texting Drivers Be Shamed Into Quitting? | 101 KXL

Can Texting Drivers Be Shamed Into Quitting?

Written by Steve Leader on April 1, 2014
Texting driver

Something in San Francisco might catch the interest of Portland drivers– the ones tired of seeing other motorists texting while driving.

Brian Singer, who lives in the bay area, tells FM News 101 he was a commuter for a year, as a passenger. Singer said that allowed him to notice all the drivers texting on the freeways.  It bothered him so much, Singer started taking pictures of them.

To express his frustration, and perhaps save lives, Singer’s paid for several San Francisco-area billboards. On those billboards are the pictures Singer took.

Texting Billboard

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If you have any pictures of Portland-area drivers who text behind the wheel, Singer would like to see them.  His address:

Photos: courtesy Associated Press, Brian Singer

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