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Technology and Distracted Driving

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Technology is amazing. I am always in awe of the latest gadgets that come out that help simplify or better organize our lives. But at what point does technology actually hinder us? Especially behind the wheel.

Are You Smarter Than a Bobblehead?

Monday, January 5th, 2015

These bobbleheads know their stuff when it comes to safe driving. Do you? Take the five quizzes and see where you stand against A-Aron, Lauren, and Jake, the smartest bobbleheads we know!

Riding Shotgun is Riding Awesome

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

You’re heading to the movies with your friend and suddenly the car jerks into another lane. You look over from your Snapchat account and realize he’s not paying attention because his favorite song just came on and he’s playing air guitar. What do you do? Yell at him? Grab the wheel? Punch him?

Actually, none of these are suggested. Over-reacting in a dangerous situation can make it worse by causing the driver to over-correct the vehicle. What you should do is get the driver’s attention quickly, but not in a way that may make them nervous or anxious.

Celebrate My Drive Program Schools

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

The Celebrate My Drive contest might have ended, but the fight to stop the #1 killer of teens continues!

Quit turkey-ing around and drive safely!

Monday, November 17th, 2014

Pass the cranberry sauce! Remember, the holiday season is more dangerous than any other time of year for many reasons.

Tips for a Safe Holiday Season

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Understand that Zero Tolerance means just that – if you are stopped with any traceable amount of alcohol in your system, it is illegal. Read more tips!

The Biggest Risk – Nighttime Driving

Monday, October 27th, 2014

The time changes on November 2. Driving at night is the single biggest risk factor for teen drivers. This is due to visibility challenges, fatigue and driver inexperience. Here are some facts you should know and tips to help you stay safe behind the wheel at night.

How Not To Be A Scary Driver This Halloween

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Dude! Halloween is on a Friday this year. Bags of candy, crazy costumes and late night horror movies, it’s going to be EPIC! But that also means every kid and their moms are going to be out on the streets tonight. It’s going to be packed everywhere. So let’s run through some quick and easy tips so you can help baby goblins safe.

National Teen Driver Safety Week

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Gear up for National Teen Driver Safety Week from October 19 through 25 and earn TDS Cup points while helping drivers become safer.