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So what's a concerned parent to do when the time comes for their child to get behind the wheel?
Drive Safer, a
Drive Safer's inaugural South Jersey Boot Camp is
"Understanding the rules of the road is critical, but so is safely and properly controlling your vehicle. These skills can only be learned through experience," says
Kellenyi has a vested interest. In 2012, his 18-year-old daughter Nikki was killed when the Dodge Neon in which she was a backseat passenger was struck by another vehicle that had run two stop signs.
Drive Safer's six-hour course is comprised of classroom instruction and hands-on driving experience. The behind-the-wheel instruction covers essential car control skills, panic braking, hazard avoidance, safe following distances, and skid control/recovery, among other skills. The classroom portion includes everything from statistics and the danger of distracted driving, to vehicle control and using peripheral vision.
"The answer to saving the lives of young drivers from car vehicle crashes is to help them gain experience. We put them in simulated dangerous conditions and help them learn and practice what to do when things don't go as planned," says
The Camden Drive Safer course begins at
About Drive Safer
Drive Safer provides the premier car control and defensive driving courses in the U.S., preparing students to control their vehicles in the face of real-world distractions and dangers that take thousands of lives annually. Drive Safer's certified high performance driving instructors provide hands-on training ensuring that students know how to handle and avoid hazardous behind the wheel situations. Drive Safer also partners with high schools to provide in-classroom workshops and presentations and has a fundraising program which donates a percentage of registration fees back to partner schools. For more information on Drive Safer, including courses, dates, locations and fundraising programs, please visit http://www.drivesafer.com.
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