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Jeremy Clarkson was right

Oh no!! Jeremy Clarkson was right, it’s not cars that kill pedestrians, pedestrians are doing it to themselves.

It seems that using your mobile to text and check your Facebook status while walking from place to place and up and texting-while-walkingdown stairs is at the bottom of steeply rising pedestrian death and serious injury statistics.

So much so that we now have a new phenomenon called ‘distracted walking’ and in some places fines are being applied in an attempt to reduce resulting injury accidents.

Check this out . . .

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2388351/Texting-walking-blamed-nationwide-increase-pedestrian-deaths.html

here it is in action, watch the woman in the background to the right of this guy . . .

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PIYSoopJiMw