There are a few signs you can look out for when it comes to figuring out whether your child – or should we say teen/young adult, is ready to start driving. Of course it can be up to the parents to help them out in terms of money, insurance, buying the car, so it only makes sense that you look out for the signs to tell you that they are ready.
Here are a few of them:
They Know And Accept The Risks
Does your child know and accept the risks of driving? Driving is dangerous, if not taken seriously. Accidents happen, sometimes accidents that are not their fault. It costs a lot of money too. Make sure they are aware of what can happen.
They Respect The Rules Of The House
If your child is a good kid who respects the rules of the house, you can feel pretty confident that they will respect their car and the road while they are driving on it. If they don’t, then you can only assume their car will go the same way, and that they may take rules into their own hands when it comes to the road.
They Are Sensible With Their Phone
Using your phone while driving can kill. Do you think your teen is mature enough to leave theirs alone while on the road?
They Will Avoid Peer Pressure
Peer pressure is a huge killer when it comes to young people driving cars. Showing off too friends has caused fatal accidents. Is your child mature enough to avoid doing this?
By now, you should have your answer. If you know your child is ready to drive, it’s time to get better acquainted with the process!
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