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对智能手机上瘾?那你过马路危险翻倍

kira86 于2018-12-12发布 l 已有人浏览
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科学家想尽办法让沉浸在智能手机屏幕无法自拔的人能安全过马路,但因手机所导致的交通事故依然经常发生。
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Lunch time at a busy street junction, but pedestrians seem more interested in their phones than the traffic.

午餐时间在一条繁华街道的交叉路口,但是行人似乎对他们的手机比对交通情况更感兴趣。

While others just can't wait those few extra seconds to cross safely.

然而其他人就等不了那多余几秒钟来安全过马路。

It's become so much of a problem that transport experts have been filming the pedestrians here to find out what they can do to make the road safer.

这是个大问题,交通专家一直在拍摄这里的行人,看看自己能做些什么让路况更安全。

All the time have to swerve, people often on their phones or just, it's you know just in another world and walk without looking their way.

我总是不得不突然转弯,人们常常盯着自己的手机或者只是,你知道,只是沉浸在另一个世界,不看路就往前走。

And as if to prove the point, just watch what happens a few seconds later as the cycle light turns green.

如果想要证明刚才的内容,就看一下自行车信号灯变绿几秒后发生了什么。

Do you ever find yourself just stepping out without looking?

你有发觉自己没看路就迈步走吗?

No, I don't think so.

不,我不觉得我那样过。

Not me, I'm too careful of my life.

不是我,我惜命着呢。

Yeah, but I'm careful about stuff like that I feel this really rampant especially the young ones now.

是的,但是我注意到是,我觉得这种情况真的很猖獗,特别是现在的年轻人。

According to the Department for Transport, there were nearly 8,000 accidents involving at least one vehicle last year, in which pedestrians failed to look properly, resulting in more than 2,000 serious injuries.

根据交通部数字,去年差不多有8000起至少涉及一种交通工具的事故,在事故中行人没适当观察路况,导致2000多起严重受伤事件。

Go online and there's plenty of evidence of distracted pedestrian, stumbling to the path of cyclists,

上网会发现有大量证据表明行人的注意力分散,会走错路走到自行车车道上,

and for this woman in China even wandering straight into a fountain.

而且这名中国女性甚至直接踉跄进喷水池。

Experimental pavement lights were fitted in Germany although they don't stop everyone.

德国安装了试验性路面灯,然而它们无法制止每个人。

But with smartphones constantly demanding our attention, the search is now on for smarter ways to keep all road users safe.

但是随着智能机不断吸引我们的注意,人们正在寻求更佳方法使所有道路使用者安全。

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