To help ensure your teen is making smart decisions on the road, it’s important to have regular conversations about safety, alcohol and drug use, practice driving together, and lead by example. Developing a foundation of good communication is essential during your teen’s early driving years.
This Parent-Teen Driving Agreement lists household rules for you and your teen. Some can be set in stone, and some can be set and modified as time moves on. Research shows that parents have an enormous opportunity to enhance their role in deterring unsafe behaviors among their teens. Families that build safe driving plans together help lead to safer driving behaviors.
Eight Danger Zones for Teens
Every day, six teens are killed due to car crashes. Help make your teen aware of the leading causes of crashes involving teens to keep them safe on the road.