Teen Driving Infographic

Teen Driving Infographic

Teen Driving Infographic
 

Content Summary of Teen Driving Infographic

Teen DriversThe Risks and How to Stay SafeA Look at the NumbersCar crashes are the #1 cause of death for 14-18 year olds.DUE TO CAR ACCIDENTS in 2010
  • 2,700 teens were killed
  • 282,000 teens were admitted to the ER
  • In the first month of holding a driver’s license, there is an even higher risk of getting into a car accident.
  • In 2011, 1/5 of teen drivers license killed in car crashes did not have a valid driver’s license.
  • Almost 2x as many male teenage drivers and passengers died as female teenage drivers and passengers.
  • Over HALF of the teens (passengers and drivers) killed were not wearing seat belts.
  • Per mile driven, teen drivers are 3x more likely to be in a fatal car accident than drivers aged 20 and up.
  • 11% of drivers under the age of 20 involved in fatal car 21% crashes were distracted drivers.
  • Of those teens, 21% were distracted by their cell phone.
  • 35% of teens involved in fatal crashes were speeding.
Teen drivers are more likely to:
  • Leave less space between cars
  • Speed
  • Refrain from using seatbelts
In 2011, over 2,000 teen drivers were involved in car crashes in which someone died.
  • From 2007-2011, the number of teen drivers killed fell by 44%.
  • GDL (Graduated Learner) programs correlate with reductions of up to 40% in fatalities and injuries
Graduated Driver Licensing  gradually phase in teen drivers, with restrictionsLEARNER
  • No younger than 16
  • For 6 months
  • 30-50 of parental supervision
INTERMEDIATE STAGE
  • Until 18
  • No nighttime driving- starting at 9 or 10 pm
  • No teen passengers
ALWAYS
  • Ban on all cellphone use
  • Active parents- supervision to ensure safe habits, and good role modeling

We offer a free case evaluation. Get in touch with us.










Se habla Espanol

What Our Clients Say

“I am the owner of an insurance agency. I was seriously injured in an automobile accident. As you can imagine being in the insurance industry, I know many law firms. For my personal case, I wanted the very best law firm. I knew of the sterling reputation of the Rothenberg Law Firm for their competence, integrity and ability to get me all the compensation that I sought and needed. My high expectations were more than fulfilled. During the course of the litigation there where a number of settlement offers which the firm promptly and dutifully communicated to me and urged me not to accept. They were right. In the end they got me an enormous amount of money for my injuries and loss of earnings; far more than I could have ever imagined. This is a super law firm and I unequivocally recommend them to everyone that has been injured.”

Testimonial
Ed M.
Philadelphia

"Working with The Rothenberg Law Firm was a very easy and straightforward process. They actually surprised me with the extra time and additional attention to my case. I'd recommend them to anyone."

Victoria
Victoria H.
New York
Total Rating 4.94 out of 5 based on 64 reviews