Make example of drivers who use mobiles on the move

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The other day I was driving behind someone who was clearly on their mobile phone.

They were swerving all over the road and it made me feel quite sick.

It must be scary enough for a motorist who’s been driving for years, let alone a mere learner like me.

Do these people think they’ll never hurt anyone doing it? The truth is they could end up maiming or killing someone.

Think about this. If you were on a plane,would you be happy to see the pilot concentrating on his phone whilst attempting to land?

We should be making an example of these numpties who drive while using a phone.

Penalise them heavily, otherwise they just aren’t going to learn.