Unlicensed Drivers: Know the Facts

According to a study released by the AAA Foundation of Public Safety, one in every five fatal crashes in the United States involves an unlicensed driver. Annually, about 8,400 deaths on average are caused by drivers without a license. According to the study, 28% of these drivers without a license have received three prior suspensions or revocations. [...]

Hosting a Teen Party? Know the Risks.

This time of year is marked by many happy occasions; prom, graduation, and the beginning of summer break. Many parents will face the decision whether to host a party for their teen with the potential of having alcohol involved. Below is a scenario of what could happen if you let your teen and/or their friends drink [...]

2019-02-01T16:02:12-08:00June 8th, 2016|Teen Safety|0 Comments

Pedestrian Deaths Up 7% in California

It is alarming that with an increase of awareness to driver’s safety and new technologies to increase safety in vehicles; there continues to be large numbers of pedestrian deaths. According to a recent National Study, the number of pedestrians killed by vehicles rose by 7% in the state of California. From January to June there [...]

2016-04-12T19:30:05-08:00April 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Start Smart by Educating Teen Drivers

As a parent, I understand how the teenage years of our children’s life can be very stressful, especially when they start driving. We worry about their safety and sometimes teenagers don’t like to listen to their parents. Luckily the Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau will host the Start Smart Teen Safety Program from 6 [...]

2019-02-01T16:02:17-08:00March 30th, 2016|Teen Safety|0 Comments