The intervention of the human mind and body is necessary for machines to work properly. Machines do what the human mind wants it to do. A vehicle is also a machine which demands the proper and careful use from humans. If we drive it properly, we would have safe travels and journeys. If we show reckless behavior while driving, there is nothing that can stop the occurrence of fatalities.
Overtaking is one of many driving-related problems that take the lives of thousands and damages properties worth millions of dollars. Here are four reasons why you should not overtake while driving your vehicle.
- Breaking traffic rules: When you overtake, traffic rules in your city are broken. Breaking traffic rules will make you pay either in the form of a hefty penalty or you may land in jail for months and years. You will be found guilty of breaking traffic rules.
- Loss of life: All of us get one precious life and it is our duty to take care of it in all possible means. Life doesn’t give anyone a second chance. Because accidents are quite possible by overtaking, your life might end forever. Besides your own life, you are putting the lives of others in danger as well. You might either get injured or die by accidents. There is no guarantee whether you will die or get injured.
- Loss of wealth: A vehicle adds to your wealth. Damage to your vehicle will have a negative impact on your wealth. Accidents will deduct your wealth for whose accumulation you have worked hard day and night. Your savings and financial condition will be impacted.
- Damage to public property: In addition to your personal property and life, you could damage the public property as well. You will be compensating for the damages caused by your mistake and might be shown the way to the jail by the local jurisdiction court.