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Teen Driver Podcasts
Putting young drivers behind the wheel of a motor vehicle is risky enough without adding alcohol to the equation. In this podcast, Dr. Ruth Shults discusses the dangers of teen drinking and driving. Released: 10/4/2012.
Nearly one million high school students age 16 and older drank alcohol and got behind the wheel in 2011. This podcast discusses the importance of preventing teenagers from drinking and driving. Released: 10/4/2012.
One of the highlights of a teenager’s life is getting a driver’s license. However, motor-vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among adolescents in the U.S. In this podcast, Dr. Arlene Greenspan discusses ways to keep new teen drivers safe behind the wheel.Released: 10/21/2010.
Motor-vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among adolescents in the U.S. This podcast discusses graduated drivers’ license programs and the importance of parents monitoring teen driving. Released: 10/21/2010.
Parents Are the Key—Help Protect Your Teen Driver
In this interview-style podcast, Arlene Greenspan, PhD, shares information about CDC's communications campaign - "Parents Are the Key" - to promote safe teen driving. Released: 9/30/2009.
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