Getting behind the wheel with a license in-hand is often a revered milestone. However, it can also be one filled with a mix of fear and pride for many parents. The anxiety could stem from the potential dangers, the realization of how quickly time is passing, financial worries or all of the above. If you’re having such concerns, here are a few words of advice to carefully consider as your kid gets ready to hit the open road.
First, it’s essential to cover the basics. Parents should lay down the rules of the road for their children as well as any house rules for driving. While they may have passed the test, there could still be some learning to do in terms of roadway etiquette and the threat of distractions.