By David Mittleman

Summer Deadliest Time for Teen Drivers

You’d think that the cold weather that we get in Michigan, including the ice and piles of snow, would make winter the most dangerous time for newer drivers. However, it’s actually summer that is the most dangerous for teen drivers because of the higher likelihood of becoming distracted while driving. Summer is a time of freedom for many teens, with some engaging in underage drinking or texting while driving, both of which are highly dangerous activities. The statistics on teen deaths related to traffic accidents are astounding: motor vehicle …read more