With the free TrueMotion Family Safe Driving app, you can virtually tag along on your teen’s trips and monitor their driving habits. With this app, you can see where your teen driver is and how they got there. In the app, you can set a perimeter around where your is allowed to travel, the
Teens driving with teen passengers: The presence of teen passengers increases the crash risk of unsupervised teen drivers. This risk increases with the number of teen passengers. 4,5 Newly licensed teens: Crash risk is particularly high during the first months of licensure. 6,7 The fatal crash rate per mile driven is nearly twice as high for 16
Teens’ Biggest Safety Threat is Sitting on the Driveway. Half of all teens will be involved in a car crash before graduating from high college. Parental involvement doesn’t end when a gets a license.
In this, part five of the series, we’ll discuss a frequent cause of injury and death in traffic crashes for teens – even when they aren’t driving. Riding with other teens is a high-risk activity that your teen will probably participate in even before earning a driver’s license.
Set driving ground rules with your teen and explain the consequences for breaking them; then get it in writing using a contract like the Parent-Teen Driving Contract (PDF, 1.55 MB). Most importantly: Enforce the rules.
1 in 5 of 16-year-old drivers has an accident within their first year of driving. 56% of teenagers rely on their parents to learn how to drive. Crash risk for teens increase incrementally with each mile per hour over the speed limit.
As a parent the day has finally come when your is ready to drive. Here are 5 driving tips that can help their safety, and give you a peace of mind.
October 21-27, 2018This week and every week, parents should have conversations with their teens about the important rules they need to follow to stay safe behind the wheel of a passenger car, truck, or SUV. These rules address the greatest dangers for teen drivers: alcohol, inconsistent or no seat belt use, distracted and drowsy driving, speeding, and number of passengers.The
Helping your teen master safe driving habits just got easier with the Teen Safe Driver program. Our smartphone app powered by TrueMotion monitors distracted driving and other risky behaviors — helping your teen learn how to drive safer and smarter. ©2018 American Family Insurance.
The mission of Partners for Safe Teen Driving is to help communities develop a parent education program, so that parents can guide their ren through the first perilous years of driving. Many college divisions and communities in Virginia have partnered to develop Safe Teen Driving programs.