Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving


To inform 9-12-grade students about types of distracted driving, risk factors, and ways to stay safe behind the wheel.

What is Distracted Driving?

Distracted driving is an interactive presentation geared towards driving-age teens to highlight the dangers of distracted and impaired driving. The program reviews relevant data, Florida law, and common injuries associated with motor vehicle accidents.


  • Six out of 10 teen crashes involve driver distraction
  • More than 50% of teens admit to reading a text or email while driving
  • As of July 1, 2019, texting and driving is a primary offense in Florida. Law enforcement can pull you over.

What We Teach

  • Different types of distracted driving
  • Distracted driving statistics
  • How to recognize risky behaviors that can lead to motor vehicle accidents
  • How to avoid being distracted to stay safe while driving

What We Provide

  • An interactive presentation with our knowledgeable speakers
  • A question-and-answer time

Details of the Program

  • Target Grades: 9th thru 12th
  • Length of Program: 60 minutes

Contact UsSafe Kids Broward County

Our Partners in Education Programs are coordinated by Memorial Community Relations. Please call 954-276-1250 for more information or complete this form to request a program.