(HealthDay News) -- Being a safe driver means learning to watch
for potential road hazards.
The Nemours Foundation offers these defensive-driving
suggestions for teens:
- Don't let your mind wander.
- Don't become distracted, such as by talking on the phone or
- Make sure you are well-rested, and never drive under the
influence of drugs or alcohol.
- Be aware of the other drivers around you, and make sure you're
not driving too closely behind anyone.
- Don't speed.