Many of us may find that we have more time on our hands these days and that brings about more of an opportunity teach your teen how to drive. Below are some more tips that may help you both enter this exciting phase in a safe way.
- As your new driver becomes more comfortable driving, gradually bring them into more trafficked areas. Do not force a challenge they aren’t ready for.
- Be sure to practice driving in inclement weather and driving at night. Confidence is key when driving.
- Practice using hand signals – it’s always good to have this in your back pocket should you need it!
- Make sure your new driver does not rely on driver assisting technologies. Teach them to always be aware of their surroundings and what’s happening when they are behind the wheel.
The New Haven auto accident attorneys at The LoRicco Law Firm hope you and your family lots of memories and stay safe during this exciting time in your teen’s life.