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2011-05-10 14:00:00

NEW YORK, May 10, 2011 (http://www.myprgenie.com) /PRNewswire/ -- A 15-year old high school student from Oswego, NY has won the second annual Drive2Life PSA Competition, sponsored by The National Road Safety Foundation, Inc. with National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS). The 30-second spot by Lauren Daniels that shows the dangers of distracted driving will air nationally during National Youth Traffic Safety Month in May. Daniels, a freshman at Oswego High School, had her submission...

2011-01-31 14:40:00

NEW YORK, Jan 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) Two national traffic safety education organizations are inviting teens to help spread the word about the dangers of distracted driving with a contest to find the best youth-generated radio public service messages. The National Road Safety Foundation and NSSP (National Student Safety Program) are launching the first JST DRV Radio PSA Contest. The winning message will be broadcast nationally during National Youth Traffic...

2010-09-22 06:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sep 22 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- Since traffic crashes are the number one cause of death among U.S. teens, with 5,000 young people killed annually, teens are being invited to help get the word out about the dangers of distracted driving. The National Road Safety Foundation and NOYS (National Organizations for Youth Safety) are launching the second annual Drive 2 Life PSA Contest. Drive 2 Life is a search for the best youth-generated ideas for a public...

2010-02-22 10:33:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- A 16-year old Arizona high school student has won the first annual Drive to Life PSA Competition, organized by The National Road Safety Foundation, Inc. (NRSF) and National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS). Bethany Brown, a junior at Bella Vista Private School in Cave Creek, AZ, won the nationwide competition, which drew entries from Maine to Hawaii. Young people were invited to submit ideas for TV public service...

2009-10-29 14:21:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- When clocks go back an hour early Sunday morning, our roads and highways may become more dangerous as people drive drowsy, according to The National Road Safety Foundation, Inc. (NRSF), a non-profit group that offers free driver safety programs. Drowsy driving is a significant factor in traffic crashes. The risk increases as daylight savings time ends and we spend more time driving at night, says David Reich of NRSF. "Drowsy driving is as dangerous as...

2009-10-01 11:30:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Traffic crashes are the leading cause of death among teens, claiming some 5,000 young lives annually. Young people are invited to help spread the word about risky behavior on the road, including texting and other forms of distracted driving, driving while under the influence, speeding and failure to buckle up. Two traffic safety non-profit groups have joined forces to host a search for the best youth-generated ideas for public service...


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