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

Be A Safe Driver

red stylized stoplight The Problem:

''Now that my son has his G1, he critiques my every move when I'm driving. He reacts more to how I drive than what I say."

yellow stylized stoplight The Facts:

  • How you drive speaks louder than words.
  • Your teen wants to learn from you and thinks of you as a role model.

green stylized stoplightTry This:

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  • Teach safe driving habits.
  • Practice what you teach.
  • Wear your seat belt.
  • Never use a cell phone while driving.
  • Limit distractions.
  • Drive at a safe speed and distance from other cars.
  • Drive focused and alert (not impaired by alcohol, medications, drugs or fatigue).
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