Health Enhancement and Safety


Put Distractions on Hold! Montana's Teen Driver Safety Day - October 19

Friday, October 1, 2010, 11:31 am

Put Distractions on Hold!  Montana's Teen Driver Safety Day is the third Tuesday in October during National Teen Driver Safety Week October 17 to 23, 2010.  Its mission is to bring teens, community leaders, educators, and parents together to take action and increase awareness to help prevent teen crashes, the leading cause of death for American teens.  Find NHTSA resources at http://www.distraction.gov/campaign-tools/schools/ .

A complete set of download-ready tools is available from http://www.ridelikeafriend.com courtesy of State Farm Insurance and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).  Look for the Friends Driving Friends Poll activity and other tools that will help schools, students and organizers plan for National Teen Driver Safety Week.

For more information, contact Fran Penner-Ray, 406-444-4432