Monthly Archives: October 2017

Teach Your Child to Be a Good Pedestrian This Halloween

On Halloween once-quiet streets suddenly fill with bustling trick-or-treaters making their way from house to house. Although the night is for children to revel in costumes and candy, for parents and caregivers, making sure kids stay safe while going door-to-door can be stressful, and a challenge. Driving collisions are more common on Halloween, and children […]

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Teen Talk: Finding the Time to Get behind the Wheel

Hey everyone, long time no see! As you guys know, I am a high school junior. There is so much that goes into junior year – lots of homework, a bunch of projects, and at least a few tests everyday. It can get super stressful! And with such a busy schedule it’s really hard to […]

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Supervised Driving Practice: Don’t Just Be a Passenger, Be an Educator

Are you a parent who panics at the mention of “supervised driving practice”? Here’s a suggestion: Look at it as a great opportunity.

Are you a parent who panics at the mention of “supervised driving practice”? Here’s a suggestion: Look at it as a great opportunity. The driver’s education stage is the best time you’ll have to influence and shape your teen’s lifelong driving behavior. In 2013, teens 15-19 represented only 7% of the U.S. population. However, they […]

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Parents, Give Your Teen the Gift of Knowledge This National Teen Driver Safety Week

Talking. It’s the most important think you can do to help your teen be a safe driver.

Parents, what’s on your to-do list for this week? We have a recommendation for your first task: Talk to your teen about their driving behavior on the road. Why? Drivers under the age of 20 have the highest proportion of distraction-related fatal crashes. And because of this dangerous trend, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National […]

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