Teen drivers are new to the road and, therefore, inherently lack the experience that allows seasoned drivers to react appropriately and quickly to situations that arise while driving. In fact, the risk of motor vehicle crashes is highest amongst 16- to 19-year-olds, who are three times more likely to be involved in a deadly crash than those who are 20 or older. Understanding what makes teen drivers so susceptible to motor vehicle accidents is the first step in taking the proper precautions to avoid them.
Below are some of the most common mistakes teen drivers make:
If you have teenage drivers in your household, help encourage good driving habits by setting a proper example for them. If they see you practice safe driving habits, they will be more inclined to follow suit, which can help save not only their lives, but the lives of others on the road.
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