Back Seat Until 13: Why Your Pre-Teen Should Get the Back Seat - Today's Mama - teens back seat


Teen Driving | NHTSA teens back seat

Find high-quality Teen Girl Car Backseat stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Download premium images you can't get anywhere else.

Car accidents are the leading cause of mortality among U.S. teenagers. In fact, they account for one third of all deaths of young people between ages 12 and 19.

Why is the back seat safer for kids who otherwise are the same size as their older siblings and peers? Let me try to explain.

A search was on Wednesday for a man accused of stealing a car with a sleeping teen in a back seat, crashed the vehicle and then fled.