Unformatted text preview: background music, recent studies have shown, causes a driver to increase speed. This can lead to speed violations, and in the worst possible scenario, a deadly crash. Also, listening to loud music can cause a driver to lose concentration. Let’s picture a young, inexperienced driver, listening to loud rock. As the driver cruises down the avenue, the stereo is booming and his/her speed is gradually increasing. Suddenly, the light turns red, but of course, he/she is too distracted listening to music to notice. Anyone can guess what happens next. So, listening to loud music will necessarily affect a driver’s speed, and ability to concentrate, and will, in most cases, cause catastrophic accidents....
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- Spring '11
- Affect, Tram accident, crash, Traffic collision, loud music