On the top of a parent’s list of worst nightmares is receiving a phone call that their child has just been in a car crash. Teens, wide-eyed and excited about getting their first driver’s license, are more prone to motor vehicle crashes, primarily due to their naivety and inexperience. Car accidents are, unfortunately, are a leading cause of teen deaths in the U.S. At Pacific Driver Education LLC in Gresham, Ore., we put your child’s safety first, ensuring they receive the proper education about being behind the wheel. Contact us today to sign your teen up for our driving lessons.
Here are four common causes of U.S. car crashes that involve teen drivers, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.