One of the greatest feelings in the world is that of a teenager getting behind the wheel to drive a car. The feeling of excitement and independence is a sense that is hard to duplicate. However, when teenagers get behind the wheel, parents have a different reaction. Instead of joy and happiness, parents of driving teens are filled with worry and concern. Suddenly, after years of protecting their children, teens are able to drive and become more independent. With this independence is concern for the teens safety on the part of the parents.
However, with proper guidance and good judgement, teens should be able to operate a car safely. In order to be a safe driver teenagers must follow set guidelines to protect themselves, passengers and others on the roadway. In order for teenagers to be safe drivers they must be aware of the rules of the road, know how to ensure that the car is safe to operate, be alert to dangers in the road and be able to avoid distractions while driving. Considering teens are generally listening to loud music, talking on the phone, texting a friend or checking out their phone, the temptations of distracted driving is a real concern.
Using this as a guide, teens and parents will have guidance on how teenagers can operate motor vehicles safely. Enjoy reading and exploring the following teen driving resources:
Rules of the Road
Basic Car Maintenance
Dangers of Driving
Safe Driving Tips
Teen Driving Resources
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