10 Things You Should Not Do When Driving
We know - driving can be a drag, especially when you're stuck in traffic. All that wasted time - might as well use it for something productive. Well, think again. Even split-second lapses in judgement can get you in trouble on the road.
We've compiled a list of things you should absolutely not do while driving. In fact, if we catch you on the road doing one of these things, we'll honk at you. Loudly.
The number of road accidents has skyrocketed in the past few years due to the latest cell phone, tablet and iPhone trends. We humans seem to be hard-wired to focus on the wrong things.
Studies show that drivers take their eye off the road for up to 5 seconds while texting, which sounds to us like an accident waiting to happen.
Learn to resist the sound of the ping of an incoming message from your cellphone, and wait until you're done driving.
Putting on Makeup
Ladies, no one is going to count your wrinkles, pimples and dark spots while you're driving.
Red lights were not invented so you could do 'touch-ups'. Neither were traffic jams. If you doubt the sustainability of your makeup, try to be more punctual to events so you have enough time to make corrections.