At Work At Home On the Road

The Problem

  • Teen Drivers Are Inexperienced


    When inexperience meets the road, crash risks increase. Practice builds experience and reduces risk. Learn more and get free resources at DriveitHOME.org.

  • Get the Latest Teen Driving News


    Every parent needs some advice now and then. Visit the DriveitHOME blog to stay up-to-speed.

  • Young Passengers Are Risky


    A single young passenger, even a sibling, increases the changes of a deadly crash by 44%. Learn more.

     
  • Teens Struggle with Speeding


    teen speeding with nervous parent.jpgNew teen drivers often fail to drive the appropriate speed for conditions. This comes with experience. Learn more. ​

  • Teens Don't Wear Seat Belts


    Girl fastening seat belt.jpgAbout half of teens killed in crashes were not wearing a seat belt. Read about why teens don't buckle up, and learn how to talk to them about doing so. 
  • Teens Should Stay Off the Roads At Night


    driving in the rain.JPGThe fatal crash rate of 16-year-olds is nearly twice as high at night,​ according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Most of these tragic crashes happen relatively early - between 9 p.m. and midnight. Inclement weather is also dangerous. Understand how parents can help.  

National Safety Council Mission

The National Safety Council eliminates preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy.

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