same here." The increased use of new technologies, mainly smart phones, has increased the risks of road traffic distraction, for both drivers and pedestrians."
It may not be what they intended, and I could be accused of wilful misinterpretation, but what popped into my head when I read this was:
Vulnerable road users had better watch out because drivers these days are all more interested in their phones than they are in not killing you. Get used to it.