As a person enters their teenage years, they’re reaching a point of autonomy that they’ve never had before. And among the many awesome experiences that a person goes through during this time, nothing is quite as exciting as driving a car for the first time.
It’s not always fun for everyone though, seeing your child sitting behind the wheel has caused moms and dads anxiety for as long as cars have been around. But never has there a been a time where parents have had to worry as much about their child getting behind the wheel of a car as they do today.
This in part has to do with a study done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2011 which found that over 40% of high schoolers admitted to texting and driving on a consistent basis.