Who thought that a game could make people go balmy across the globe? The popularity of this game needs no proof, you can find a guy or a girl next to you holding phone and looking for Pokémon. The recent incident that shows that craze for this game surfaced in Rhodes, Australia. As per the reports around 300 people congregated outside the residential apartment in the inner-west Australia. They were a player with water bombs by the residents in order to disperse the 300 Pokémon
players. This is not the only incidence rather there are many others that are taking place across the globe.
The obsession to find Pokémon has so badly influenced the people that sometimes they not only put their life at risk but disturb the people around them; Rhode’s issue is just an example. Another incident took place in Sapporo just a few days back when a student was trying to find Pokémon while cycling and then crashed into another bicycle. Although there was not much of injury yet, but has raised some serious concern about the players’ safety while they are on Pokémon hunt in public places or at home.
A spate of accidents and mishaps have been reported post the launch of this augmented reality game. Apart from these accidents, people have been warned about some serious health concern like skin cancer; since most of the time people are outdoor searching for Pokémon, they get exposed to sun rays which may instigate skin cancer in the long run. People have been warned to be cautious while they play the game. Off lately a driver was found playing the game while driving.
The authorities have presaged people not to get too engrossed while playing the game as it can result in life-threatening accidents. It is also advisable to mount digital signages
across the road and other places showing warning sing or creating no play zone.
Some steps that need to be taken:
- Beware while playing the game
- Do not play in heavy traffic area
- Avoid going out in the sun after 10 AM and before 4 PM
- Apply sunscreen lotion
- Installation of sign boards and programmable LED signs that could warn people about the traffic or danger zone
Despite the serious concerns that Pokémon Go has created, it has to severe addiction in people which will take some time to evaporate. Till then the only solution is to take necessary precaution while playing the game.
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