April Driver Safety Observances
Even if the weather isn't quite cooperating yet in North America, spring is officially here – and that equals more time on the road with heavier traffic and lots of construction. Check out the resources below for some excellent driving safety tips and reminders.
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Driving Safety Tips for Teens addresses topics pertinent to young drivers such as driving under the influence, distracted driving, and the general dangers and responsibilities that accompany the privliege of operating a motor vehicle. Also includes a comprehensive list of additional resources.
Read a short and informative four-chapter artice/infographic on the hazards of nightime driving:
"The Cards of Distractibility" online game simulates texting with a friend while driving to highlight the dangers of this behavior. At the end of the timed text session, players must identify which road signs they saw while texting; the game will then generate a score to show their level of distraction.
This infographic shows how impaired driving due to alcohol during the holidays would have a similar negative impact in your country.