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In the News:

 

SADD op-eds and news articles have been carried in newspapers across the country.


April 22, 2014—Hocus Pocus: Knowledge of driving dangers vanishes among teens
March 18, 2014—New Liberty Mutual/SADD Research Study Finds Teens Have Risky Definitions of "Safe Driving" [also see Risky Driving infographic]
April 25, 2013—Shattered: Impaired Driving by Millions of Teens Contributes to Crash Deaths
April 25, 2013—One in Four Teens Admits to Driving Under the Influence and Many Believe It Does Not Impact Their Safety
Prom Kicks off a Series of Dangerous Seasonal Driving Events for Teens, According to Liberty Mutual Insurance and SADD
[also see
Teen Driving Infographic]
December 19, 2012 – More Than One in 10 Teen Drivers Report Driving Under the Influence on New Year’s Eve
Parental Consent of Teenage Drinking is on the Rise, According to a New Study from Liberty Mutual Insurance and SADD [also see related infographic]
October 16, 2012 -- Not As I Do: Dangerous Driving by Parents = Dangerous Driving by Teens
September 27, 2012—Driving the Future: New Legislation Gives Teens a Voice in Traffic Safety Programming by Carrie Sandstrom, SADD National Student of the Year
September 18, 2012—Teens Mirror Parents’ Distracted Driving Habits in New Liberty Mutual Insurance/SADD Survey
“Do as I say, not as I do”: 66 percent of teens believe their parents follow different rules behind the wheel than they set for their young drivers; approximately 90 percent of teens report their parents speed, talk on cell while driving
March 7, 2012 – See Something, Say Something: Disturbing Data Reveal Sensible Solutions
February 22, 2012 – Hazy Logic: Liberty Mutual Insurance/SADD Study Finds Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana a Greater Threat to Teen Drivers than Alcohol
Amid Growing Acceptance, Nearly One-In-Five Teens Have Gotten Behind the Wheel After Smoking Marijuana
December 13, 2011 – Liberty Mutual/SADD Study Reveals More Teens Drink and Drive on New Year’s Eve Than on any Other Holiday
Before Ringing In the New Year, Parents Encouraged to Set Clear Ground Rules
October 19, 2011 – Liberty Mutual and SADD Study Finds Texting While Driving by Teens Not Affected by Their Awareness of the Dangers; Text Conversations with Mom and Dad On the Rise
Photos, Video, Social Media Also Popular Uses of Cell Phones While Behind the Wheel
The Hardest Thing: Lapses and lessons From the Happy Valley Horror Show (11/10/11)
Promises to Keep - Honesty is Key to Teen Driving Safety (9/7/11)
"The Gift of a Lifetime: Friends Don't let Friends Drive Dangerously"
Snap! How Split-Second Decisions Imperil Youth
Cheating Sleep: Drowsy Driving by Teens Can Cause Holiday Heartache
Chasing Cars: Teens Say Street Racing Poses Significant Risk
Last But Not Least: Going Back to School on Teen Driving
Speaking Up: Teens Are Key to Reducing Automobile Crash Deaths
Promises to Keep – Honesty is Key to Teen Driving Safety
"The Gift of a Lifetime: Friends Don't let Friends Drive Dangerously"
Snap! How Split-Second Decisions Imperil Youth
"Equivocation-Dithering on Drinking Puts Youth at Risk"
"Already Gone: A Parents Guide to Surviving Senior Spring"
"A Clear and Present Danger: Marijuana and the Marginalization of Prevention"
An (other) Inconvenient Truth: the Backstory Behind the Drinking Age Debate
"Why Not 21? - The Renewed Debate Over Underage Drinking"
"Transformers- The Positive Presence of Teachers and Teens" 
"Anatomy of a Bust-Cops and Kids: Enforcing Zero Tolerance"
Holding On, Letting Go: Graduation Season Brings Risk and Reward
Chopper Down: Parents Get Conflicting Signals About Nurturing Teens
"Tis' The Season-Allowing Holiday Drinking by Teens Sets Dangerous Precedent 
"House Party-Graduation Celebrations Often Leave Teens at Risk
"Get Real About Teenage Drinking-Part Three: Truth and Consequences"
Meet the Snoopers: Parenting, Privacy, Common Sense, and Communication
"Holiday Cheer- Underage Drinking:Reality, Responsibility and Accountability"
"Too Little Too Late-Sex, Drugs, Alcohol and the College Education of High School Students"
"Cat and Mouse-Trust, truth and drug testing teens"
"More than a Village-Underage drinking in America"
"Triple Threat-Madness, myths and adolescent risk taking
"Mixed Messages-Kids needs traight talk to stay safe at prom, graduation"
"Running for Cover-Scarsdale High School's Homecoming Scramble"
Short Circuit-Hobgoblins and adolescent neurochemistry






Cheating Sleep: Drowsy Driving by Teens Can Cause Holiday Heartache
Chasing Cars: Teens Say Street Racing Poses Significant Risk
Last But Not Least: Going Back to School on Teen Driving
Speaking Up: Teens Are Key to Reducing Automobile Crash Deaths