Video: Watch A Great Australian Motorcycle Safety Ad
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Author: Mike Werner
Location: Normandy, France
TAC , the organization in the Victoria province in Australia that looks after road safety has produced several very nice safety PSAA public service announcement (PSA) or public service ad is a type of advertisement featured on television, radio, print or other media. Whereas the objective of a standard advertisement is to market a product, a PSA is intended to benefit the public interest, by raising awareness of an issue, affecting public attitudes, and potentially stimulating action. for motorcycle riders (see related articles below). Sometimes they are hard hitting, and sometimes, like this one, the advertisement is well thought out and brings home a message without violence.
The ad below shows what could happen, even if you the biker is doing everything as you should. It is positive, and reinforces the "Perfect Ride".
Bravo TAC Victoria .
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