Teen drivers are more likely to be involved in a car crash that results in injury or death than any other age group in the United States, the American Academy of ...
Social media is becoming a dominant force in the lives of teenagers. During the last six years, social media use among U.S. teens aged 13 to 17 has increased dramatically, with ...
Obtaining a driver’s license is a milestone for many teenagers. Unfortunately, motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death and injury for adolescents in developed countries, with drivers ages 15-19 ...
MISSOURI — We’ve all experienced it — you’re driving the speed limit and nearly zoom into the back of another car that’s traveling 10 mph slower and ping-ponging between the lines. ...
All Missouri high school students are encouraged to compete in the 2018 “It Only Takes One” campaign for an opportunity to win prizes for your school while educating young drivers about ...
Safety Belt Facts Most everyone will be in at least one car crash in their lifetime. While a safety belt may not prevent an accident, wearing one during a crash can ...
U.S. teenagers are more reckless after their first few years of driving, often becoming overconfident in their abilities and putting themselves at higher risk for accidents, a new study shows. More ...
Teenage drivers may not be the accelerator-mashing menaces they’re made out to be. A recent study by the University of California at Los Angeles found that many teens fared better behind ...
Novice male teen drivers are better than new male drivers in their 20s and male and female students who play sports are better new drivers than those who do not participate ...
Distracted drivers cause more than a fifth of all fatal car crashes, according to AAA. With all the changes in technology, there is an increasing number of distractions for drivers, especially ...
Dorinda Padgett doesn’t want Missourians to go through what happened to her and her husband. Padgett, a 72-year-old retired administrative assistant from Lee’s Summit, lost her husband, Larry, in 2013. He ...
This isn’t the first time that a Bay County student has been killed in a wreck on their off campus lunch break. Because of this accident, authorities want to remind everyone ...
It’s a common scene: A student driver is giving a friend a ride. As her friend talks in the passenger seat, the driver’s cell phone receives a text message. She picks ...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Children in need of an organ transplant often wait longer than adults for available organs, as in many cases, they require organ donations from another child of ...
Recently I did a double-take as I passed my neighbor in his car. He wasn’t in the driver’s seat. He was a passenger. I was startled to see his son operating ...
It’s late, you’re tired, and all you want to do is get in the car so you can go home. But what if the driver is drunk? The answer is simple ...