Photostory #105: Safety Leagues Fights "Fetish" to be First
National Film Board of Canada
May 14, 1957
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
35% of all fatal accidents are caused by speed. The fetish to be first has sent many a driver, whose only need for speed was the fear that someone might get ahead of him, to an early grave. Above, police patrol car, aided by the unblinking eye of radar, checks speed of passing car.