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PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents
PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents
PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents
PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents
PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents
PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents
PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents
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PPT: Causes of Teens Drivers' auto accidents

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Teen drivers are more incline towards the cases of auto accidents. In fact, in Chicago, drivers ages 16 to 19 are three times more likely than drivers aged 20 and older to be in a fatal crash. At …

Teen drivers are more incline towards the cases of auto accidents. In fact, in Chicago, drivers ages 16 to 19 are three times more likely than drivers aged 20 and older to be in a fatal crash. At likewise points you may need a professional Chicago auto accident lawyer. See more at: http://www.coganpower.com/practice-areas/auto-accidents/

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  • 1. Causes of Teen Drivers’Causes of Teen Drivers’ Auto AccidentsAuto Accidents
  • 2. The risk of accident increases when a teen driver has peers in the car The risk of accident increases when a teen driver has peers in the car Illinois law limits the number of passengers to one person under age 20 until the driver is 18 Illinois law limits the number of passengers to one person under age 20 until the driver is 18 Teen passengers
  • 3. Research shows that teens driving at night have a higher incidence ratio of auto accidents than during the daylight hours Research shows that teens driving at night have a higher incidence ratio of auto accidents than during the daylight hours Under Illinois law, teen drivers between the ages of 16-17 are prohibited from driving between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. on Friday and Saturday Under Illinois law, teen drivers between the ages of 16-17 are prohibited from driving between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. on Friday and Saturday Driving at night
  • 4. Speeding is the third leading cause of fatal auto accidents Speeding
  • 5. Distraction due to cell phone use, changing radio stations, eating or talking to other passengers can cause accident. Illinois law prohibits the use of all handheld cell phones while driving Illinois law prohibits the use of all handheld cell phones while driving Distractions
  • 6. Teens use seat belts less often than drivers of any other age and that also causes auto accidents Under Illinois Law, each driver and passenger shall wear a properly adjusted and fastened seat safety belt Under Illinois Law, each driver and passenger shall wear a properly adjusted and fastened seat safety belt Seat belts
  • 7. According MADD, car accidents that cause death for teens, where nearly one-quarter of traffic fatalities involve alcohol or drug consumption Illinois has a Zero Tolerance Law, which provides that minors (individuals under the age of 21) can have their driving privileges suspended for having a BAC of .01 or greater. Illinois has a Zero Tolerance Law, which provides that minors (individuals under the age of 21) can have their driving privileges suspended for having a BAC of .01 or greater. Alcohol and drugs
  • 8. COGAN & POWER P.C Address: 1 East Wacker Drive, Suite 510, Chicago, IL 60601 Phone: 312.477.2500 Fax: 312.477.2501 http://www.coganpower.com/

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