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October 23, 2012

New Jersey's Teen Driver Decals Linked With Fewer Crashes

A new study from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) provides initial evidence that New Jersey's Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) decal requirement lowers crash rates among intermediate (i.e., probationary) teen drivers and supports the ability
April 19, 2012

Teen Seat Belt Use Is Significantly Higher In States With Stronger Laws

New CHOP study finds that novice teen drivers who live in states with "secondary enforcement" seat belt laws are less likely to buckle up than those in "primary enforcement" states.
March 29, 2012

Head Injuries Are Most Common Injury in Teen Crashes

A new teen driver safety report released today shares progress in teen driver safety.
January 24, 2012

Teen Passengers: "The Other Distraction" for Teen Drivers

A pair of studies by The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and State Farm® identify factors that may lead teens to drive with multiple peer passengers and, then, how those passengers may affect driver behavior just before a crash.
January 9, 2012

How Teens With High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders Approach Learning to Drive

A recent study conducted by The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) investigates how teens with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders approach learning to drive.
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