Seven of the top deadliest days of the years for teenagers fall between Memorial and Labor days. Credit: Getty Images
The folks at AAA are nervous. Summer is here. That means teenagers are out of school and hitting the road.Angels...AAA releases grim report on teen driving, urges caution
Are parents really the best driving instructors? Illustration by Dori Hartley Parents and Teens Will Drive Each Other Crazy by Jessica Samakow If your kids wanted to go skydiving, would you teach them how to jump...When it comes to teen driving, are parents the best teachers? Or is it time to call in the pros?
It's easy enough for the folks at AAA to say parents need to spend more time teaching teenagers how to drive. Sure, let those people hurtle the wrong way down on a one-way street during 5 p.m. rush hour, sitting next to a panicky teenage...Study says parents need to spend more time on the road with inexperienced, jittery and dim-witted teen drivers
New Jersey law requires drivers under the age of 21 to identify themselves with red decals on their license plates. But many young people see the decals as scarlet letters, and, ABC News reports, more than half of them simply ignore the law....
It isn't cancer, AIDS, or any other disease; it isn't drugs; it isn't armed conflict. In fact, the largest killer of young people worldwide are traffic accidents -- 400,000 die each year, while millions more are injured or disabled. What's worse, is...