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Your child may think they’re a “big kid.” but don’t let them convince you that it’s appropriate for them to ride in the front seat.
It takes a commitment by parents and many hours to prepare teen drivers to get behind the wheel. But that doesn’t end when a teen gets their license. A common mistake by parents is thinking their teen is ready for the road as soon as they pass the road test. For example, teens shouldn't be driving alone the first time they hit the road when it snows. Parents should practice with their teens in different types of scenarios before their teen hits the road solo. Gordy Pehrson walks parents and teens through some tips on how you can help your teen driver be better behind the wheel.
Video Description: The parents of an 11-year-old girl who was almost hit by a vehicle after exiting her school bus joined officials to speak about the need for motorists to obey the stop arm law.