Department of Motor Vehicles Center for Teen Safe Driving
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Friday, April 11, 2014
VIDEO: Danbury Teen Discusses Importance of Safe Driving
  Nick Mortara, President of Danbury High School Distributive Education Club, spoke at a recent event to announce DMV's new statewide teen driver-passenger safety program.

Friday, April 11, 2014
State Officials, Safety Advocates Launch Program Targeting Teen Driver-Passenger Safety
  Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman, Department of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Melody Currey, and other safety advocates announced the launch of a year-long teen driver-passenger safety program: "You're NOT Just Along for The Ride. Safety is EVERYONE'S Responsibility." Funded through a $14,000 State Farm grant, the program couples safety awareness for drivers and passengers and prevention of underage drinking and distracted driving.

Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Madison Takes First Place in DMV - Travelers Teen Safe Driving Video Contest
  The sixth annual DMV teen safe driving video contest’s top-ranking winners were announced with Daniel Hand High School in Madison taking first place among a record-setting 46 schools that participated.

Thursday, February 27, 2014
State and Glastonbury Officials, Injury Prevention Advocates, High School Student Advocate Announce New Collaboration on Teen Safe Driving
  A special collaboration of teenagers, parents, injury prevention specialists, state officials and Glastonbury town leaders are announcing a new pilot project – possibly for use in other towns in Connecticut -- to spur communitywide involvement in promoting the state's teen safe driving laws.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Governor Malloy, Attorney General Jepsen and Safety Advocates Choose Winning Teen Safe Driving Video Safety Messages
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Attorney General George Jepsen, Travelers executives, students and other teen driving safety advocates from around the state chose their Top 10 best student-made videos submitted for the 2014 DMV-Travelers Teen Safe Driving Video Contest and selected five overall winners.

Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Know Connecticut's Teen Driving Laws
  Connecticut teen driving laws are among the strongest and toughest in the country. These videos explain how those laws work. It is information every teen, parent and driving instructor should know.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
How a Teen Obtains a Learner's Permit and Driver's License
  Read about how a teen obtains a learner's permit or driver's license at the DMV. Here's what's required for you to do.