Are you a good driver?

Safe Driving

A good driver is...

  • Licensed
  • Without more than one violation point
  • Without more than one dismissal of charges for incidents that would have resulted in one violation point
  • Without a DUIs during the past 7 year

... according to many insurance Good Driver Discount programs.

202 million
There are definitely a lot of licensed drivers on the road. As of 2006, over 202
million people (87% of the driving age population) have their driver's licenses.

But are they good drivers?

car accidents
Car Accidents

In the same year, there were 5,973,000 car accidents that resulted in 2,575,000 injuries

Impaired Driving

32% · nearly 32% of all traffic-related deaths in the U.S are caused by alcohol-impaired driving crashes.
10,839 · in 2009, drunk driving took 10,839 lives.
147 million · 147 million have reported their own episodes of alcohol-impaired driving
Impaired Driving
1.4 million · Over 1.4 million drivers were arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and narcotics.

Distracted Driving

23% · The risk of collision is 23% greater when texting
5,500 · In 2009, 5,500 people in the U.S were killed in distracted driving accidents.
2/3 · 2 out of 3 of those drivers don't believe that behavior is very dangerous
Distracted Driving
63% · 63 percent of drivers under the age 30 drive while using a handheld phone.

Defensive Driving

20% · A defensive driving course in Texas reduced citations and crashes by 20 percent.
10% · Many insurance companies grant defensive driving graduates a 10-percent discount in auto insurance.
75% · %: After taking a defensive driving class, 75 percent of drivers don't have an accident or citation over the next five years.
Defensive Driving

Become A Good Driver

By avoiding impaired and distracted driving and taking defensive driving classes,
you increase your chances of becoming a good driver.

Take the course with us...

Defensive Driving Course