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A Parent's Guide to Teen Driving: What is Your Role?

Start Early

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red stylized stoplight The Problem:

''One day our daughter in grade 9 missed the school bus after I left for work. She grabbed a ride with the neighbours teen who just got his licence. We hadn't talked about who she could ride with, so we set some ground rules after that."

yellow stylized stoplight The Facts:

We often wait to talk to our children about safe driving until the age of 15. Yet, by this age attitudes toward driving have already been developed.

green stylized stoplight Try This:

Talk with your teen about being a safe driver and passenger before they start driving.

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