The leading cause of death for teens is auto accidents. 33% of all deaths in ages 13 to 19 were from auto accidents. With each additional passenger, these chances double.
If the above statistics seem sobering, they should be. As a direct alarm for all parents and teens, this is more than a minor problem. Teens are not being taught properly and their own behavior and lack of awareness are destroying families.
The discussion parents don’t often have is what to do if it happens. What can parents teach teens, From ‘Are We There Yet’ To Taking The Wheel: Teaching Your Teen How To Deal With Disaster On The Road. The below tips start the conversation.
Who is hurt and how? Teens can get an understanding of the situation by focusing immediately on who is injured and to what degree. It’s pivotal for allowing some sense of …