Distracted Parent, Distracted Teen.
Your Teens Are Watching
You're Not A Better Driver
You're Their Role Model
“Kids begin to learn to drive long before we think they do”
“They go to the driving school of mom and dad for a long, long time. How can we expect them to do anything other than what we’ve taught them?”
Drinking and driving is a dangerous, yet common activity in the United States. It causes thousands of deaths each year, results in severe penalties and has life-altering consequences. Those who drink and drive also face numerous court appearances, a criminal...
Drugs and alcohol have a greater effect on teens than on adults. The signs of addiction can be difficult to understand, and many adolescents don’t realize the long-term damage drugs have on their bodies because the short-term side effects fade....
Frequently Asked Questions
Any licensed driver under the age of 18 is subject to provisional restrictions.
For the first 12 months, a driver must be accompanied by a licensed parent or guardian, an instructor or another licensed driver who is at least 25 years old, during the following situations:
- Carrying passengers who are 20 years old or younger
- Driving between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m.
Additionally, drivers younger than 18 cannot use electronic communication devices while driving — in particular, that means no cell phone to text or talk, even in "hands-free" mode." -source