Teen Driving Safety: Graduated Driver Licensing Saves Lives
GDL is a novice driver licensing system that is proven effective at reducing teen drivers’ high crash risk by 20-40%. States with stronger, comprehensive GDL systems see a higher reduction in teen crashes. GDL reduces teen driver exposure to high crash risk situations, such as nighttime driving and teen passengers. This allows new drivers to build experience and skills in lower-risk conditions.
Graduated Driver Licensing: A Proven Road to Improved Teen Safety
The National Safety Councilis a leader in promotingGraduated Driver Licensing [visit to review and download helpful pdf: nsc.org] (GDL).