Presentation on theme: "SMRT FIRES DRIVER CAUGHT WATCHING FILM By Melissa Seow Wan Ting P5-1."— Presentation transcript:
SMRT FIRES DRIVER CAUGHT WATCHING FILM By Melissa Seow Wan Ting P5-1
Bus driver caught watching a movie on his tablet while driving Was photographed with a tablet propped up next to him Picture was taken by an NUS student and posted on Stomp. WHAT HAPPENED?
SMRT investigated Found the driver at fault Dismissed him from the company The safety of our passengers and other road users are paramount to us, The licence may be suspended Consequences DICTIONARY *Paramount: more important than anything else
The driver is the second to be fired in less than a month for flouting safety rules A cabby was sacked for watching a movie on his cell phone while ferrying a passenger Related case
REFLECTIONS AND FURTHER DISCUSSION REFLECTIONS AND FURTHER DISCUSSION
We entrust our LIVES to the bus and taxi drivers. They should act RESPONSIBILY. We should learn to be socially responsible.
Many people are addicted to the internet and computer. It interferes with their daily life, work, and relationships. He/she may spend excessive time on computer, have trouble completing other tasks, neglects their family and friends. Manage by having other interests and social activities and setting time limits flrafor for accessing computer!
Almost everyone has a phone or other gadget (eg tablet) with camera functions nowadays. So, think before you act or risk being caught red-handed!