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Late this past summer, information gatherers questioned 1,887 drivers age 18 and over at gas stations in 15 counties throughout the Golden State. The survey found that more than 95 percent of drivers said that people who ...
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Study: Older drivers' crash rate better than teens, but many driving ...

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"We know that families will be coping with these age-related driving safety issues for years to come," said Robert Darbelnet, AAA's president and CEO. "The good news is that specific 'smart features' on today's cars can help ...
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Teen Drivers Texting Much More Than Parents Think « CBS Dallas ...

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The good news is that the survey of more than 2,600 newly-licensed drivers age 16 to 18 and nearly 3,000 parents of drives in this group found that parents have a significant influence in how their teens drive.
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Teen Driver Update - Cloverleaf Insurance

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-Of those drivers aged 15 to 20 who were killed in motor vehicle crashes, 30 percent had been drinking some amount of alcohol, and 25 percent were alcohol-impaired, with a blood alcohol content of 0.08 or higher.
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'Increase the driving age. Give them bicycles to ride' | Local ...

'Increase the driving age. Give them bicycles to ride' | Local ... | licenses need to wait until after 16 | Scoop.it
Teen drivers are four times more likely to crash than older drivers, according to the CDC, and one Eugene mom has made it her mission to change that.
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The Stupidest Idea Ever For Reducing Young Driver Accidents ...

First of all, Fleet Directory reports on statistics I have mentioned several times in the last few months – that although drivers in the age range 17-24 only account for an eighth of all road users, they are involved in a quarter of all ...
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Late this past summer, information gatherers questioned 1,887 drivers age 18 and over at gas stations in 15 counties throughout the Golden State. The survey found that more than 95 percent of drivers said that people who ...
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Distracted Driving: The Disturbing Statistics | USBlawg

Distracted Driving: The Disturbing Statistics | USBlawg | licenses need to wait until after 16 | Scoop.it
In 2009, nearly 1,000 deaths and 24,000 injuries were caused by distracted driving with a cell phone. 11% of drivers under the age of 20 in fatal crashes were reported as being distracted at the time of the incident.
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Time to beef up texting-while-driving law - Editorials - The Olympian ...

Time to beef up texting-while-driving law - Editorials - The Olympian ... | licenses need to wait until after 16 | Scoop.it
For young drivers ages 16 to 24, it's a severe case of denial. A national survey released last May by the Ad Council showed that 60 percent of the drivers in that age group admitted to texting while driving.
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Senior Drivers Take Over the Roads - Splice Today

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This comes as no surprise since, by 2020, there will be more than 40 million drivers age 65 and over on the roads. Fatality rates for drivers begin to climb after age 65, according to a recent study by Carnegie Mellon University ...
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MP Graham Stringer: Raise driving age to 18 and cut death toll on ...

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An MP has called for the driving age to be increased to 18 after the M.E.N. reported how a string of Premier League stars have been caught breaking the laws of the road.
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SEAT Young Driver course has positive effect on accident rates

Statistics from the Department for Transport show that two out of ten newly qualified drivers will crash within six months of passing the test*, and drivers aged 17-24 are involved in one in four incidents of serious injury or death ...
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Study: Parents Key Influence in Teens' Distracted Driving | Daniel R ...

Study: Parents Key Influence in Teens' Distracted Driving | Daniel R ... | licenses need to wait until after 16 | Scoop.it
To conduct the study, during August and September of 2012, UMTRI and Toyota researchers surveyed more than 2,600 newly licensed U.S. drivers between ages 16 and 18, plus nearly 3,000 parents of drivers in that age ...
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