First Time Car Buying Tips for Teen Drivers

First Time Car Buying Tips for Teen Drivers

When Your Kid Wants to Buy a Car, Don’t Take a Back Seat It’s time for your teen to buy a car. You’ll want to set some ground rules. The last thing you want is to put your child into the driver’s seat of the wrong car. We’ve assembled some first time buying tips for …

Grant Awarded for Teen Traffic Safety Awareness in Florida

Grant Awarded for Teen Traffic Safety Awareness in Florida

State Farm awarded a Florida Coalition a $25,000 grant to promote traffic safety education and help Florida Teens attend the SADD National Conference in Orlando.  State Farm recognizes the importance of teen driver safety education and is committed to driving down fatalities by supporting teen traffic safety. This week, State Farm announced its support of ...

Announcing the FREE Ground Your Parents Campaign Kit

Announcing the FREE Ground Your Parents Campaign Kit

We are pleased to announce the official launch of the Ground Your Parents Campaign, a collaboration with the Florida Teen Safe Driving Coalition and State Farm that is designed to be a fun and interactive tool for teens to encourage their parents and caregivers to make smart decisions while driving. The FREE kit will be ...

FREE Teen Traffic Safety Presentations for Florida High Schools

FREE Teen Traffic Safety Presentations for Florida High Schools

The Florida Teen Safe Driving Coalition is pleased to announce the target areas and booking details for our 2020-21 FREE Teen Traffic Safety Presentations. Traffic safety speakers are a tremendously impactful way to leave a lasting positive safety message for teen drivers. We require a minimum audience attendance size of (at least) 100 people, safely ...

100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers

100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers

We're entering the most dangerous time of year for teen drivers The “100 Deadliest Days” is the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day when fatal teen crashes increase dramatically. Parents are the best line of defense to ensure a safe ride!  Teens drivers have a higher rate of fatal crashes, due to immaturity, lack of ...

Grant Awarded for Teen Traffic Safety Awareness in Florida

Grant Awarded for Teen Traffic Safety Awareness in Florida

State Farm awards the Florida Teen Safe Driving Coalition a $25,000 grant to promote traffic safety education among teens in Florida.  Tallahassee, FL – February 9, 2021 – State Farm recognizes the importance of teen driver safety education and is committed to driving down fatalities by supporting teen traffic safety. This week, State Farm announced …

Teens and Speeding: Breaking the Deadly Cycle

Teens and Speeding: Breaking the Deadly Cycle

The U.S. has a speeding problem. Driving at high rates of speed or too fast for conditions is one of the most prevalent factors contributing to serious and fatal crashes on our nation’s roadways. Over the past five years (2015-2019), speeding has claimed the lives of approximately one-third of all people killed in motor vehicle …