A school in the US created special stairs for phone-occupied people

A school in the US created special stairs for phone-occupied people

The school came up with this idea in order to make the students’ walk to the university gym brighter and decrease the ‘mini accidents’ that often happen when a person walks and types a message on the phone.

Beyond the lane for phone lovers, the institution also created separate lanes for those who prefer to run and simply walk up the stairs.

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The brave institution that went on such a step is the University that is located in Orem, Utah. The representative of the school said that the green color was picked up on purpose, to attract students’ attention.

The school came up with this idea in order to make the students’ walk to the university gym brighter and decrease the ‘mini accidents’ that often happen when a person walks and types a message on the phone.

Well, the idea worked and the picture of the lanes quickly became viral and brought attention to the institution and their innovation.

The innovation

The innovation

Although the lanes are pretty short and they are located only within the university’s leisure center, students of the university said that they would be glad to see them in other places, like the campus, as well.

Thre’s nothing worse than to walk behind a person that is stuck in the phone as you cannot bypass him and go where you want to. But I also understand those people with phones as social networks are a big part of today’s communication process and I’m very happy that the university understands it as well

– said one of the students.

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