Throughout the years, GEICO has proudly supported the Girl Scouts through activities and events such as the GEICO DASHboard Road Safety Program, which addresses broad driver safety topics and smart decision-making. This year marked the first time GEICO included a distracted driving component to the Car Care Program, which originated …keep reading
Most teens want to hit the open road the second they get their driver’s license. But a growing body of evidence suggests it’s important to put limits on when, where and with how many friends they drive.
Those restrictions can dramatically reduce the chances that teen drivers— …keep reading
You spend a lot of time driving the kids around—soccer practice, rehearsals, appointments, road trips—and though you may have accepted noise and messiness as inevitable, kids can also be a source of distracted driving.
Jesse McCarthy, a parent coach and longtime educator based in Orange County, California, has …keep reading
It has been said the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. Safe driving is everyone’s responsibility, and the fact is, today’s teen drivers really do learn most of what they know about driving directly from their parents.
They’ve watched their parents behind the wheel since they were …keep reading
“Turn off that video game and do your homework already” is practically the motto of many households with teenagers. And several recent studies have shown that virtual games can have real-life effects on teens’ driving habits.
First, the good news: playing video games can actually help young drivers …keep reading