Northern Ireland's Anti-Speeding TV Ad Stirs Controversy
A new driving safety TV ad in Northern Ireland is generating plenty of controversy for its shock value. Some critics argue the anti-speeding video is exploitative and over the top. But the Department of the Environment, which produced the spot, hopes the disturbing imagery will change some viewers' perception of speeding -- a practice often glamorized in films and TV. Because of YouTube, interest in the PSA has expanded well beyond the U.K.