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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.

Roadside Survival, Part Uno – The Essential Kit.

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

We love summer! Summer means jobs (yay, cash!), travel (yay, getaways!), road trips (yay, friends!), and just out and about more (yay, freedom!). With an increase in the amount of driving you might do, we here at Teens in the

Making a Difference in the El Paso Region: Arming Young Drivers with Information Can Save Their Lives

Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

The Center for International Intelligent Transportation Research (CIITR) does more than simply conduct research in the El Paso region. We also look for ways, through our research and outreach, to improve the lives of everyone transportation touches, especially in our own home town.

National teen driver safety program honors Dallas/Fort Worth area award winners

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Dallas/Fort Worth area schools, students and sponsors were recognized by the Teens in the Driver Seat® (TDS) program on May 19, 2015.

National teen driver safety program honors El Paso area award winners

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

El Paso area schools, students and sponsors were recognized by the Teens in the Driver Seat® (TDS) program on May 19, 2015.

National teen driver safety program honors Houston area award winners

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Houston area schools, students and sponsors were recognized by the Teens in the Driver Seat® (TDS) program on May 19, 2015.

Road Rage Report

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Expedia just released their 2015 Road Rage Report, a yearly analysis of driving etiquette, where their research team surveys 1,000 Americans about their top aggravations towards other driver’s road etiquette. According to John Morrey, Vice President and General Manager of

Drowsy driving – Know the facts. Spread the word.

Monday, May 4th, 2015

Falling asleep at the wheel, it’s a HUGE risk for teen drivers. Here’s some important information for you to know and share!

In a recent study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, researchers observed 21,292 crashes that occurred in the United States from 2009 – 2013. From their study, they found that drowsy drivers are involved in an estimated 6% of all crashes and 21% of all fatal crashes.

Spring showers bring slippery roads and hazardous driving conditions?

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Everyone is done and tired of winter. We sure are! Now we just have to go through this weird transition period called spring before we get to all that awesome heat! While spring flowers bring May flowers, it also brings