- October 15, 2017 - October 21, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for 15- to 19- year olds in the United States. In fact, in 2014 there were 2,679 teen (15 to 19) passenger vehicle drivers involved in fatal crashes and an estimated 123,000 teens were injured. Parents need to take the time to talk with their kids about the many dangers of driving. Those dangers include alcohol, lack of seat belt use, distracted driving, speeding, and extra passengers.
Click here for free safety materials from NHTSA to help start the conversation with your teen driver about the rules of the road. Even if you think they don’t hear you, they do. Set the Rules Before They Hit the Road.