Distracted driving

Driving while distracted, Inattentive driving
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Date: 1950 - 1969 Ref: A-388-030 Description: Shows a man and a woman in their car, returning from the Wigram Airfield Circuit. The man is leaning over to kiss the woman, which is causing the car to swer...
Smith, Ashley W, 1948- :"Look out dear! The truckies are getting weary again." 2 May 2012
Date: 2012 By: New Zealand shipping gazette (Periodical) Ref: DCDL-0021558 Description: A wheel bounces from a speeding truck into a Czech farmyard. The farmer calls out to his wife 'Oof, look out dear! The truckies are getting weary again.' The...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :'It's not a good idea to listen to music on headphones when you're driving. I said it's not a good idea to listen to music on headphones...'. 12 July 2012
Date: 2012 By: Waikato times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0022290 Description: Traffic policeman lectures a driver whom he has stopped on the danger of wearing headphones while driving. The driver cannot hear him because he is still wea...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :"I'm sure I saw you holding a mobile phone and then eating the evidence." 16 February 2012
Date: 2012 By: Waikato times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0020499 Description: A man is accused by police of using a mobile phone and then eating the evidence. Context: Using a mobile phone while driving is a traffic offence in New Zeal...
Date: 1988 By: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- Ref: B-154-188 Description: Shows a man driving a car and talking on the phone. His mouth is wide open and his eyes are wide, as if he is screaming and about to crash. Quantity: 1 orig...
"I've stopped using my mobile while I'm driving!" "Most commendable? You decided to act even BEFORE it's banned!" "I can't afford the petrol for my car..." 16 June, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0006847 Description: Shows in the first three of four frames two women who appear to be sitting in a car as they are talking about the fact that the 'driver' has decided to stop ...
Cellphone use to be restricted... "The cops won't pick me up dear... I've got both hands on the wheel!" 7 April, 2004
Date: 2004 Ref: DCDL-0005329 Description: Shows a man driving a car and talking to his wife on his cellphone. He is holding the cellphone to his ear with his foot. Refers to possible restrictions on ...
"What do you mean I need to put my cellphone away here? I thought we weren't living in a nanny state anymore! If I want to risk..." "Then keep talking during the movie, understand?" "Can I call you back?" 15 August 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012053 Description: In the first three of four frames a man holding a mobile phone argues with someone saying that he thought we were not living in a nanny state anymore and tha...
"Yep! They're all pulling over to use their cellphones... but there's a slight problem!" 1 November 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012735 Description: A traffic policeman watches a busy motorway which is suddenly empty as everyone has pulled over onto the grassy kerb to use their mobile phones. He tells som...
"That's it! I'm banning the use of cell phones while driving!!!" 8 November, 2008.
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0008514 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strip'. The politician is having a game of golf. His partner's cell phone rings which outrages the politician. He decides that cell ...
Users of early versions of the cellphone also suffered from slow reaction times. October 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0013355 Description: The cartoon shows an American Indian sending a smoke signal unaware that a large hungry bear is coming up behind him. Text reads 'Users of early versions of...
"That guy in front's a menace to other drivers!.. Give me his number - I'm texting the cops!" 17 August 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012044 Description: A couple drive along a busy street in their car. The man is so angry with the dangerous behaviour of the man in front who presumably is texting while driving...
The mobile ban is just more nanny state stuff... 14 August 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012048 Description: A crash test dummy driver in a car reads a text message that tells him that 'the mobile ban is just more nanny state stuff...' Refers to the ban on the use o...
"I just stopped the car to answer the mobile phone - practising for Sunday." 30 October 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012654 Description: The cartoon shows a man who has stopped his car to make a phone call on his mobile phone and caused a huge traffic hold-up. He tells the person he is calling...
"My new cellphone has some wicked features!" "He's not just talking on it, he's driving it!" 13 June, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0006805 Description: Shows a wild-looking young man sitting on his cellphone and driving it. He says it has some wicked features. A police car chases him with sirens screeching '...
Bob made his last call to say that the ban on using mobile phones while driving was driving him round the bend... or, in his case... not. 15 August 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012029 Description: A car drives off the edge of a steep and winding road while Bob makes his last mobile phone call in which he complains that the ban on using mobile phones w...
Paul Hutchison. 22 September 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012422 Description: Caricature shows Paul Hutchinson, National MP, who was dobbed in after being caught reading while driving on an Auckland motorway. He is shown surrounded by ...
"What do you think about the proposed cellphone driving ban?" "Not an issue. If the petrol price keeps rising, then my driving days are over." 12 June, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0006791 Description: Shows two men chatting over the fence. In the background stands the house of the first man who asks his neighbour what he thinks of the proposed cell phone ...
When cell phones were banned in cars Penelope was devastated until she found another use for her hands while driving... 18 August 2009
Date: 2009 Ref: DCDL-0012058 Description: Shows 'Penelope' who in a text box is described as being devastated when cell phones were banned in cars until she found another use for her hands while driv...
"This ban on using a hand held cellphone while driving is going to make things more difficult for me." "Why?" "I won't be able to get my chauffeur to make my calls for me any more." 14 June, 2008
Date: 2008 Ref: DCDL-0006794 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strip. The politician is annoyed because the ban on using a cellphone while driving means that he won't be able to ask his chauffeur...