Research suggests that the part of the brain responsible for decision making and impulse control does not fully mature until the mid-twenties.
Teens who say their parents set rules and monitor their driving in a helpful and supportive way are half as likely to be in a crash!
* Center for Injury Research and Prevention. (2009). Driving through the eyes of teens. A Closer Look. Philadelphia, PA: The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and State Farm.
* The resources in this tool kit are grouped by level of awareness