Monday, April 22, 2013

Teen Driving Fatalities Declined 47 Percent in Last 6 Years

A new report reveals that teen driver safety appears to be improving, but some risky behaviors, such as distracted driving, persist.

The bad news is that car crashes remain the leading cause of death for American teenagers. The good news is that increased seat belt use, reduced distractions and improved safe driving skills have resulted in a 47 percent decline in teen driver-related fatalities over the past 6 years.

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