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2013-08-01 00:20:16

AAA Foundation Study Looks at Why Teens Are Delaying Rite of Passage WASHINGTON, August 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The majority of American teens today delay getting a driver's license, according to new study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. Less than half (44 percent) of teens obtain a driver's license within 12 months of the minimum age for licensing in their state and just over half (54 percent) are licensed before their 18th birthday, causing concern among safety...

2013-07-31 23:00:27

AAA Foundation Study looks at why teens are delaying rite of passage. Washington (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 The majority of American teens today delay getting a driver’s license, according to new study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. Less than half (44 percent) of teens obtain a driver’s license within 12 months of the minimum age for licensing in their state and just over half (54 percent) are licensed before their 18th birthday, causing concern among safety experts that young...

2013-06-25 23:04:09

To obtain a driver's license in Ontario, each driver must go through a graduated licensing system. InsuranceHotline.com provides tips to help new drivers obtain a driver's license in Ontario. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Ontario uses a graduated licensing system that every driver must pass through in order to become fully licensed. New drivers will start with a G1 license, which is a learner’s permit. They can then, after a certain amount of time, take a road test for a G2 license....

2013-06-25 12:20:26

New Report Discusses Solutions for Both States and Parents WASHINGTON, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speeding is a primary culprit in a third of fatal crashes involving teen drivers, according to a new report from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA). "Speeding-Related Fatal Crashes Among Teen Drivers and Opportunities for Reducing the Risks," authored by Dr. Susan Ferguson, states that speeding as a contributor in fatal teen driver crashes has inched up over...

2013-05-15 23:28:15

In Ontario, G1 licensed drivers must abide by certain restrictions while learning to drive a vehicle. These tips by InsuranceHotline.com will help new drivers understand these restrictions to avoid a potential license suspension. (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The graduated licensing system in Ontario is designed to help drivers to ease into becoming fully licensed driver and ensure they get enough practice time in behind the wheel. The G1 license is the first stage of the system, and drivers...

2013-05-02 12:20:12

With deaths on the rise, parent involvement is key to keep teens safe WASHINGTON, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What's an effective tool for reducing teen crash risk? Parents. Moms and dads play a critical role in helping teens survive their most dangerous driving years. This theme is explored in a new report released today by the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA), Promoting Parent Involvement in Teen Driving: An In-Depth Look at the Importance and the...

2013-04-15 12:20:47

New 2013 national campaign will visit more than 20 cities across America NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allstate Insurance Company will build upon its efforts to bring awareness around distraction-free driving with a new national campaign tour, called "Reality Rides(SM)." Allstate Reality Rides will travel to more than 20 American cities to bring a driving simulator that demonstrates the dangers of distracted driving. From community events to high school assemblies...

Teen Driver Safety Increases
2013-04-04 18:04:57

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Although car crashes are still the leading cause of death for teens, risky behaviors for teenage drivers and car passengers are on their way down, according to a new survey from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm. In a report based on the survey, the research team said the reduction in reported risky behaviors is translating into higher safety records for society´s youngest drivers. "When most...

2013-03-14 12:20:53

ATLANTA, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most U.S. drivers reported talking on their cell phone and about one in three read or sent text or email messages when driving, according to a new study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The study, published in CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, examined two specific types of self-reported distracted driving behaviors: cell phone use while driving and reading or sending text or e-mail messages while...

2013-03-06 23:02:42

The G1 license is a learner´s permit that allows new Ontario drivers to practice driving skills. Here is the set of restrictions for G1 drivers that help keep them safe as they learn to drive. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 The Ontario G1 driving restrictions are designed to keep new drivers safe on the road as they work on their driving skills. If you are planning on getting your G1 license this March break make sure to read up on the rules for G1 drivers that must be...