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Motor Vehicle Accidents Are the Leading Killer of Teens

Motor Vehicle Accidents Are the Leading Killer of TeensThere is a lurking threat around every corner out there: TEEN DRIVERS! Teenagers between the ages of 15 and 24 represent as much as 30% of the costs of motor vehicle injuries. In addition, on a per mile basis, drivers between 16 and 19 are three times as likely than older drivers to be in a crash resulting in death. Continue reading “Motor Vehicle Accidents Are the Leading Killer of Teens”

Motor Vehicle Accidents Are the Leading Killer of Teens

There is a lurking threat around every corner out there: TEEN DRIVERS! Teenagers between the ages of 15 and 24 represent as much as 30% of the costs of motor vehicle injuries. In addition, on a per mile basis, drivers between 16 and 19 are three times as likely than older drivers to be in a crash resulting in death.Motor Vehicle Accidents Are the Leading Killer of Teens
Why are teenagers more dangerous drivers? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have explained some of the more notable reasons: Continue reading “Motor Vehicle Accidents Are the Leading Killer of Teens”