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Officials want parents playing more active role in teen driving safety

...teens are actually more likely to lose focus.While teen drivers have been involved in nearly 2,000 crashes this year...their system; and 20 percent were using cell phones."Teen drivers are already at a disadvantage because of their inexperience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-24/officials-want-parents-playin
Teen pleads guilty to attempted murder at YDC

...teenagers escaped from the detention center, allegedly stole a car and were chased by sheriff's deputies before the teen driver crashed. The director of the detention center at that time resigned.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-16/teen-pleads-guilty-att
Summer is deadliest time of year for teens

...holiday began a dangerous period for teen drivers. The national automotive club reported...15-24."The challenge to reduce teen driver fatalities has led to a collaborative...agrees that summer can be dangerous for teen drivers.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-15/summer-deadliest-time-year-te
Democrats and Republicans are very different

...and driving than older people. Research by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found that the public often blames teen drivers for such dangerous inattention, but adult drivers ages 25-39 were the most likely to admit engaging in these risky...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-01/democrats-and-republicans-are
Deaths of Georgia teen drivers drop in 2012

...sophomore, is dedicated to help spread safety messages to teen drivers as one of 22 teens on the Governor's Committee on...effective ways to communicate a safe driving message to teen drivers. Tourner said the group has been meeting regularly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-26/deaths-georgia-teen-drivers-d
What Is It?

...More than a couple of them have been multiple Explorer owners having passed an aging family Explorer down to their new teen driver when they upgraded to a newer model. This was done in spite of quality control issues, rollover issues and even a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2013-09-26/what-it
Teen driver Ryan Blaney doesn't have a plan for 2014

Penske Racing's most recent winner heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend for a regularly scheduled Truck Series race. That's as far into the future as Ryan Blaney is willing to look.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-09-25/teen-driver-ryan-blaney-do
7 teens arrested in Burke County after chase

...chase in a stolen vehicle, police say.Chris Lacienski, a state patrol post commander in Syl vania, Ga., said the teen driver fled from a trooper after he tried to stop the speeding car near Sardis, Ga., around 7:20 p.m.The chase ended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-09-03/7-teens-arrested-burke
Stay safe on the road today

...Parents also play an important role in protecting teen drivers. According to research from the Allstate Foundation...to drive, and by sitting "shotgun" with your new teen driver.By taking a few simple steps, we can all have a safe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-07-04/stay-safe-road-today
Fatal car crashes involving teen drivers drop

ATLANTA - Fatal car crashes involving teen drivers fell by about a third over five years, according to a new federal report that partly credits the drop to tougher state limits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-10-21/fatal-car-crashes-involving-
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