Teen risky driving behavior is a perennial problem. We have not yet identified a way to help them understand the risks or the damage that could result. Parents, teachers, and the legal system have been struggling to find an effective intervention for risky driving behavior by teens. Thus far, the solution remains elusive. But we must keep trying until we find the right solution.
Auto accidents and other vehicle crashes are the leading cause of accidental death for American teens. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), auto accidents cause one in every three accidental deaths of teens. [Read more…]