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Star Driver empowers parents and their teenage drivers to focus on safe driving at an early age. Available countrywide, the new program offers a driving agreement between parents and their teens to establish expectations and parameters. Both the parents and teens agree on limits about where, when and how fast the teen is allowed to drive. Parents can be alerted with a text message or email if the teen violates part of the agreement.
"As a father with teen drivers in our house, I know it can be a very anxious time for families," says
Star Driver is powered by the same telematics based platform known as Drivewise, which has moved to a mobile version in
Star Driver and Drivewise Mobile offer a unique and easy way for customers who care about safe driving to be connected when and where they desire through their smartphone. Data is collected without any device plugged into the vehicle. This provides parents with an objective view of how their teen is driving to help facilitate conversations with their young drivers. The program can validate good driving behavior as well as suggest improvement areas. And, for teens, Star Driver reinforces good driving behavior by awarding points and badges for staying within the bounds of their agreement.
"Through offerings such as Drivewise and Star Driver,
Star Driver and Drivewise Mobile are part of