Important Distracted Driving Information for Every Parent of a Florida Teen Driver
Although many programs exist to reduce the risk of collisions involving teen drivers, motorists in the 16 and 17-year-old age range are five times more likely to be involved in a fatal auto accident than drivers from ages 30 to 59-years-old. Approximately one in five 16-year-old drivers are involved in an accident during their first year of driving. The number of accidents involving teens presents a serious issue with over 800,000 registered teen drivers in Florida. In this blog, we examine the significant role distracted driving plays in causing teen auto accidents.