Teen Drivers

Pay attention when you are driving

We know you really do know everything about driving safely! You’ve heard it from your parents, your teachers and maybe even your friends…but here are a few reminders:

Pay attention 100% of the time.

  • Your car or someone else’s car can spin out of control in just seconds.

Know how to be a safe driver

  • Don’t talk or text on your phone, eat, change music on your iPod or read directions while driving.
  • Don’t drink alcohol and drive.
  • Know and obey the speed limit.
  • Always wear a seat belt.
  • Know your limits and don’t drive when you’re too tired.

Make sure your parents know your plans and whom you’ll be driving or riding along with.

Know what to do in a risky driving situation, such as a crash, bad weather or other unexpected event.

Know what the punishment will be if you violate the law or your parent’s rules.

Know the consequences of what will happen if you break the law in your state as a driver under 18 years of age