Parents play an important role in helping teen drivers stay safe on the road.

Within this section you’ll find out about the risks associated with teen driving, such as driving at night, distractions, inexperience, lack of seat belt use, alcohol and driving with passengers. You’ll also find tips to help keep your teen drivers safe on the road, a knowledge test and a checklist to ensure you’re doing all you can to promote safe driving behavior.

 

Driver Code of Conduct

The Driver Code of Conduct has been developed to help eliminate risk from driving. It can be a convenient reference tool for drivers of any...

Parent checklist: Are you doing all you can?

Answer yes or no to the following questions... Within the first six months of passing his/her driving test did/do you discourage your teen from driving...

Know the risks: And learn how to help

Parents, do you know the real reasons your teen drivers face such high levels of risk on the road? Read on to find out some...

Drugs and alcohol: The warning signs

Do you suspect that your teen may be abusing alcohol or using drugs? Having concerns about your teen’s use of alcohol or drugs is worrying...

Keep your kids safe: A guide for parents

As a parent you’ve always done all you can to keep your children safe. But once they’ve passed their official driving test their safety...

The videos include true stories of teenage driving tragedies. While you may find some of the content distressing please remember they have been released to highlight the very real dangers of teens taking risks on the roads.

It is recommended that you view these videos yourself before watching and discussing them with your teen.