can get into a car accident, teen drivers should be especially cautious. Resources: Basic Car Maintenance and Safety. In addition, even legal drugs should be used with caution. Making sure teens understand that not all risk is bad, but that risk taking while driving can be dangerous, is very important. Speeding endangers everyone on the road, and teens should learn to both pay attention to speed limits and to allow themselves time to avoid speeding.
Anything that makes a teen drowsy can be dangerous. Or with teenage passengers. Also, teens should understand how safety features, like brakes, airbags, and locks work on their the Ministers Black Veil by Nathaniel Hawthorne cars. At the conclusion of the summit, Secretary LaHood announced an executive order from President Obama that forbids federal workers from texting while driving government vehicles or their own vehicles while on the job. 48 of all teens ages 12-17 say they have been in a car when the driver was texting. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood convened policy makers, safety advocates, law enforcement representatives and academics to address the risk of text-messaging and other distracted driving behavior. . Greenes take on teenage driving. Press inquiries: Please call to schedule interviews or learn more about tadd. A study done at the University of Utah showed that while people are texting and driving it reduces their attention level down to that of a person with an alcohol level.08. Teens should also understand the basics of maintaining a car.