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    Take some time to read this today - important!

    Thanks to Robin from CS for this:

    I've just sat and read it all, and thought it was worth sharing. Read the first post in the thread and then either read the lot 16 pages or just read posts made by 10 pence short

    They start on the 5th post down on page 3. These are the ones which make you think the most, and all of his replies after that.

    http://www.pistonheads.com/gassing/t...1&t=442266&i=0

    NO need to judge the bloke here, even if he didn't have to serve the full sentence, it's clear that there's more to it than just prison time...

    Just read the post and try and read to the end (especially the other parties involved statement) and take in what he has to say, I'm sure it'll change a lot of people's driving styles.



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    Hell that's an eye opener but him being called a boy racer by ozzer FFS

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    The guy is genuinely sorry for what was a genuine accident. Some of those posts are fantastic, and certainly make you think about the worst that can happen !

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    Very good read.

    I have a colleague, who as a result of (police reference) 'a lack of concentration = death by dangerous driving' killed another motorist this time last year.
    He was given 6 points and a £1000 fine iirc, although the prospect of prison was very real and was warned to prepare for it.

    I take this colleague to every presentation I give on managing road risk, you cant have a better person to sit in front of a fleet manager and demonstrate their obligation as a fleet manager.

    Story can be found here:
    http://www.theargus.co.uk/search/dis..._with_fine.php

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    Hmmm...yep,everyone should read it...

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    Good read.

    I also posted it up on Astraowners network as I think we all need to be reminded to slow down sometimes.
    The truth is always the truth even if you haven't realised it yet...

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    read and reposted to other similar forums.

    I cant help but think stories and explanations of things like this are far more realisation bearing than any of the adverts and stuff you see on tv.

    Its made me think twice about certain actions, and that itself has served its weight in gold to that thread itself because it has no doubt had a similar effect on others, so good on him for admitting he was wrong and so on,and good on him for educating others to not make the same mistakes he has..
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    Very glad I read this to the end. It has been an eye-opener to say the least.

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    very intresting indeed

    well worth reading

    maybe the police should document his experience and show it to new drivers and boy racers to show what can happen to anyone
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