Parents, Teens, and anyone who gets behind the wheel, spread the word! May is Global Youth Traffic Safety Month and you can help get the message out just by sharing this infographic courtesy NOYS.
Read a few tips on how to be a safer teen driver. #TrafficSafeYouth
May is Global Youth Traffic Safety Month
The Road to Becoming a #TrafficSafeYouth
Car crashes are the #1 killer of teens. Don’t be a statistic. Be a #TrafficSafeYouth
Walk Defensively – because 5% of teen deaths in crashes are pedestrians.
Bike defensively – because 10% of teen deaths in crashes are bicyclists.
Buckle Up – because 66% of teen passengers who die in crashes are not wearing a seat belt.
Avoid distractions – because 58% of teens involved in crashes are distracted.
Don’t drive drunk – because about 25% of car crashes involve an underage drinking driver.
Sources: AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. National Highway Safety Administration & Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.