Category Archives: Teen Driver

DMV Urges Teens to Speak Up About Safety as Part of National Teen Driver Safety Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 16, 2023 Contact: Jillian Cowherd (804) 367-6834 jillian.cowherd@dmv.virginia.gov Top 5 Safety Tips for Teen Drivers DMV Urges Teens to Speak Up About Safety as Part of National Teen Driver Safety Week RICHMOND – National Teen Driver Safety Week is October 15-21, and the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), home of…
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Get It Together Did It Again in Increasing Seat Belt Use

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Get It Together Did It Again in Increasing Seat Belt Use! Twenty local high schools successfully completed the seat belt use challenge. Hampton Roads, Va. (March 2023) – Drive Safe Hampton Roads (DSHR) recognized twenty local high schools for their participation in the Get It Together Seat Belt Challenge. Thanks to students’ efforts, seat…
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2021 National Teen Driver Safety Week October 17-23

This week - and every week, parents should have conversations with their teens about the important rules they need to follow to stay safe behind the wheel of a motor vehicle. These rules address the greatest dangers for teen drivers: alcohol, inconsistent or no seat belt use, distracted and drowsy driving, speeding, and number of…
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2021 National Teen Driver Safety Week

OCTOBER 17-23, 2021 Parents should have conversations with their teens about the important rules they need to follow to stay safe behind the wheel of a motor vehicle. These rules address the greatest dangers for teen drivers: distracted driving (texting while driving) impaired driving (alcohol and drugs) inconsistent or no seat belt use number of…
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