9 Summer Driving Risks for Teen Drivers

    Posted by Soules Insurance on Wed, Jun 5, 2019

    Whether it’s day or night, sunny or pouring rain, free of traffic or heavily congested, maneuvering the road as a driver requires attention, experience and just a bit of luck. And while the risks that come with driving will always exist, they are somehow magnified when it’s summer — especially for teen drivers.

    Over the past five years, according to AAA, nearly 3,500 people have been killed in crashes involving teen drivers between Memorial Day and Labor Day, the period that has become known as the “100 Deadliest Days,” when the number of crash fatalities involving a teen driver historically rise. In particular, the average number of deaths from crashes involving teen drivers ages 15-18 was 17% higher per day compared to other days of the year.

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