Gwinnett County, Georgia
Beat the HEAT
“Racing for Education”
Motor Vehicle Accidents are currently the leading cause of death for Teens
Teens account for 7% of drivers on our roads, but 14% of all fatal crashes
Nearly half of all teen fatal crashes occur between 9 PM and 6 AM
Over 25% of all fatal teen crashes involve an alcohol Blood Alcohol Concentration of .10 or more
Nearly half of all fatal crashes with 16 year old drivers are SINGLE car accidents
66% of all teens killed in car crashes are male
In 2010, 7 teens died EVERY DAY as a result of motor vehicle accidents
A person Texting and Driving is 23 more times likely to be involved in a crash
The average text takes a driver’s eyes off the road for 5 seconds. At 55 mph, the car will cover the distance of a football field in that time.
Let’s get real about Teen Driving Safety…
Street racing kills!
Take it to the track, not to the street.