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The MTA wants to demonstrate that it is "safety-oriented," and marketing gives space on a poster. Is this the leading cause of controllable deaths by some ranking? Is this poster part of a campaign of the leading causes?

Or is this like "don't put makeup on while driving" but never saying "don't text and drive."


Pablo: Another way to phrase what you are saying is that the risk should be relative to other causes of death.


In some cases the denominator is irrelevant and probably unknown. These are things that are considered risky and unnecessary that people shouldn't do.

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