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Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher Cost

Adding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium

07/17/2014

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Study: Extra Passengers Are Biggest Distraction For Teen Drivers

The stretch between Memorial Day and Labor Day is known as the 100 deadliest days for teens, when they are out of school and on the roads.

05/29/2014

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Data: New Jersey’s Graduated License Laws Impacting Teen Driving Fatalities

In 2012, the state set a near record low with 20 drivers between the ages of 16 and 20 killed on state roadways. The data, prepared at the request of the New Jersey Teen Safe Driving Coalition, indicates that the numbers are on track to be even lower this year.

04/23/2013

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Study: New N.J. Teen Driving Rules Succeeding In Protecting Drivers

There is good news about New Jersey’s latest efforts to keep its young drivers safe on the roads.

10/24/2012

Drivers in New Jersey under 21 with a provisional license must place a red decal seen here at the top left corner of their license plates under the new "Kyleigh's Law." (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Supreme Court: Young Drivers To Continue Displaying Red Decals On License Plates

The controversial law known as “Kyleigh’s Law” was upheld Monday by the New Jersey Supreme Court.

08/06/2012

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Connecticut Teen Driving Restrictions Pay Off With Safety

From 2002 to 2007, there were about eight teen drivers were killed each year in crashes. In 2011, there was just one.

05/08/2012

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New Jersey Graduated Driver’s License Celebrates 10 Years

The number of fatal motor vehicle accidents involving teenagers is down over 40 percent since New Jersey’s Graduated Driver’s License began ten years ago.

05/20/2011

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NY Lawmakers Push For New Nationwide Teen Driving Standards

Car crashes are the number one killer of American teenagers.

03/09/2011

Drivers in New Jersey under 21 with a provisional license must place a red decal seen here at the top left corner of their license plates under the new "Kyleigh's Law." (Credit: CBS 2)

Bill Would Review NJ’s Young Driver Decals

The New Jersey Senate on Monday will consider a bill that would re-examine a law that requires young motorists to display decals on their license plates.

08/23/2010

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First Time Drivers To Face New Restrictions

A new law enacted in New York means first-time drivers will face new restrictions when applying for driver’s license.

08/17/2010

Drivers in New Jersey under 21 with a provisional license must place a red decal seen here at the top left corner of their license plates under the new "Kyleigh's Law." (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Teens Rally Against Driver Decal Law

MOUNT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS 2) — Teenagers rallied in New Jersey on Thursday against a new law they say puts their lives in danger, CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu reports. “No target, no stickers!” came the chants. High […]

05/14/2010