TTI Research, TDS Messaging Key in Improving Driving Safety in Midland, Texas

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Kent Crowell, a Midland ISD teacher and Teens in the Driver Seat® (TDS) teacher-sponsor, was recently instrumental in the new texting-and-driving ban instituted in Midland, Texas, on October 1, 2015. Midland is the forty-first Texas city to enact such an ordinance.

It’s time for Celebrate My Drive®, presented by State Farm

Monday, October 5th, 2015

The 2015 Celebrate My Drive campaign encourages safe driving practices with a simplified call-to-action to drive 2N2® — “2 eyes on the road, 2 hands on the wheel.”

October Focus – Seat Belts

Friday, October 2nd, 2015

October is the month we learn about seat belts and get into the habit of always using a seat belt and reminding others to do the same thing. Let’s be our own hero!

Child Passenger Safety: Risk Reduction for Every Age

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Buckling children in age-and size appropriate car seats, booster seats, and seat belts reduces the risk of serious and fatal injuries and is the responsibility of all drivers, including teens that may be caring for a small child.

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

On August 21, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration kicked off the annual “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign.

Roadside Survival, Part Cuatro – Out of Gas

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

You must be thinking… Who really runs out of gas? Seriously? Well, it happens more than you think.

Roadside Survival, Part Tres – Tire Issues

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

One of the top reasons for pulling over, roadside, is a blown out or flat tire. Let’s be honest, being in that situation stinks, but not being prepared to quickly remedy the situations just makes it all the more worst.

Roadside Survival, Part Dos – Safe Spots for Your Car

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

What do you do if you get a flat tire or your engine dies out while on the road? The first thing you have to do is find a safe spot to pull over. Here are some tips!

Catch the CRZY Spring Distracted Driving Results

Friday, July 24th, 2015

During the Spring of 2015, Teens in the Driver Seat (TDS) supported an activity to decrease electronic use among teen drivers at TDS schools. Here are those results.