In 2012, the number of teens killed in traffic crashes increased nearly 20% during June and July. Young drivers have high fatal crash rates because of limited driving experience and immaturity that can often result in high-risk behavior behind the wheel.
Remind him or her:
- “No drinking alcohol.”
- “Buckle up.”
- “Slow down and respect the speed limit.”
- “No phone calls or text messaging.”
- “Here’s how to recognize danger on the road…”
For more information, go to: http://www.safercar.gov/parents/spellrules-4.htm