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The Resource Crashproof your kids : make your teen a safer, smarter driver, Timothy C. Smith

Crashproof your kids : make your teen a safer, smarter driver, Timothy C. Smith

Label
Crashproof your kids : make your teen a safer, smarter driver
Title
Crashproof your kids
Title remainder
make your teen a safer, smarter driver
Statement of responsibility
Timothy C. Smith
Title variation
Crash proof your kids
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A guide for parents of teenage drivers discusses such topics as developing defensive driving skills, handling road emergencies, providing basic car maintenance, and helping teenagers avoid alcohol and drugs
Cataloging source
RL9
Dewey number
629.28/3
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HE5620.J8
  • TL152.5
LC item number
  • S65 2006
  • .S63 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Crashproof your kids : make your teen a safer, smarter driver, Timothy C. Smith
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Fireside book."
  • Includes index
Contents
Foreword / Kristin Backstrom -- Introduction -- pt. 1. The starting line -- 1. The crashproof plan essentials -- 2. You are the role model -- 3. Teaming with your teen -- 4. A dozen reminders before you buckle up -- pt. 2. The crashproof plan -- First gear : safe, smart basics -- 5. Car care 101 -- 6. Connect with your tires -- 7. Start your engines -- 8. Going backward -- 9. Protect your bubble -- 10. Stop it! : breaking skills for like -- Second gear : getting comfortable -- 11. Developing raptor vision -- 12. Intersections -- 13. Making the familiar new -- 14. Staying found -- 15. Vehicle balance and following distance -- Third gear : increasing the challenge -- 16. Freeway strategies -- 17. Urban driving -- 18. Running off the road (and returning safely) -- 19. Skids and spins -- 20. Professional racing techniques : 10 tips to help crashproof your teen -- 21. Hazardous driving situations -- 22. When equipment fails : a master disaster plan -- Fourth gear : reducing risky behaviors -- 23. Sharing the road -- 24. Going fast -- 25. Road rage : effective ways to answer the anger -- 26. Dangerous distractions -- 27. Disabling substances -- pt. 3. The homestretch -- 28. The crashproof contract -- 29. Advanced driving schools and programs -- 30. Selecting a vehicle -- 31. Tracking your teen -- 32. The checkered flag -- Appendix -- Useful organizations
Control code
2543474
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 292 p.
Isbn
9780743277112
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006297749
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm67702483
  • (OCoLC)67702483
Label
Crashproof your kids : make your teen a safer, smarter driver, Timothy C. Smith
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A Fireside book."
  • Includes index
Contents
Foreword / Kristin Backstrom -- Introduction -- pt. 1. The starting line -- 1. The crashproof plan essentials -- 2. You are the role model -- 3. Teaming with your teen -- 4. A dozen reminders before you buckle up -- pt. 2. The crashproof plan -- First gear : safe, smart basics -- 5. Car care 101 -- 6. Connect with your tires -- 7. Start your engines -- 8. Going backward -- 9. Protect your bubble -- 10. Stop it! : breaking skills for like -- Second gear : getting comfortable -- 11. Developing raptor vision -- 12. Intersections -- 13. Making the familiar new -- 14. Staying found -- 15. Vehicle balance and following distance -- Third gear : increasing the challenge -- 16. Freeway strategies -- 17. Urban driving -- 18. Running off the road (and returning safely) -- 19. Skids and spins -- 20. Professional racing techniques : 10 tips to help crashproof your teen -- 21. Hazardous driving situations -- 22. When equipment fails : a master disaster plan -- Fourth gear : reducing risky behaviors -- 23. Sharing the road -- 24. Going fast -- 25. Road rage : effective ways to answer the anger -- 26. Dangerous distractions -- 27. Disabling substances -- pt. 3. The homestretch -- 28. The crashproof contract -- 29. Advanced driving schools and programs -- 30. Selecting a vehicle -- 31. Tracking your teen -- 32. The checkered flag -- Appendix -- Useful organizations
Control code
2543474
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 292 p.
Isbn
9780743277112
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006297749
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm67702483
  • (OCoLC)67702483

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