If you are a parent of a teen driver, then you probably experienced a lot of mixed emotions when your child started driving. Fear for their safety goes right along with the pride in what they are accomplishing as they grow up. This is the one time in your life when you really need an insurance agent who specializes in teen drivers. We are that agent and we have developed a number of specialized tools to help you through this time. These tools are listed below. Call our office if you have any questions or if you need any help making your teen driver a safer driver.
Below is a list of the tools that we provide exclusively to our clients.
Teach Your Teen To Drive Guide - This is a 49 page book that takes you step by step through the process of teaching your teen how to drive safely. Your child needs a minimum of 100 hours driving with you in the passenger seat before he or she gets out on the road alone. This book guides you by giving you an organized sequence of teaching steps. This $49.95 book is offered free to any client of Clinard Insurance Group.
GPS Tracking Device - Would you like to know where you child is driving at any time? How about real time alerts sent to your phone and email if your child is driving after curfew or if your child is speeding? Or perhaps you would just like to receive a phone call and email notice when your child arrives at school safely or to a friend's house at night. This device can be installed in your car at a 40% discount if you are a client of Clinard Insurance. In addition, it can help you cut the insurance rates on your child's vehicle by up to 10%. If this is something you are interested in, please call our office at 336-765-1231.
Bumper Sticker "How's My Teen Driving" - If it takes a village to raise a child then surely we can use our entire city to help one become a safe and conscientious driver. Put one of these bumper stickers on your child's car and register and you will be able to hear the recorded conversations of other drivers who are commenting on your child's driving performance. The recorded calls are confidential and no one but you can access these calls. Your child will be a safer driver knowing that the rest of the world is watching.
Parent Child Driving Contract - Click here to download a blank driving contract. This gives you the opportunity to sit down with your teen driver and discuss the risks and the consequences if the rules you set are not followed. Putting things in writing has a powerful reinforcing effect and this is a simple tool you can use to help your child drive more safely.
Parent To Parent Driving Contract - Keeping your child on track following the driving rules you have set will be much easier if both parents team up together. Download this contract to be sure that both of you are on the same page now and that you will continue to present a united front.
Permit Requirements And Tips for Saving Time - Before you take you child to get his or her permit, take a moment to download this document.
NC Graduated License Rules - The NC graduated licensing rules have saved many lives already. It is important that each parent understand exactly what these rules are so that they can help their child follow these new rules. Download a copy of these guidelines and keep them handy.