A PARENT-TEEN DRIVING AGREEMENT YOU BOTH CAN LIVE WITH

| March 14, 2019

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Washington and Oregon's graduated licensing laws set passenger and curfew restrictions on beginning teen drivers. But you don't have to stop there. Many parents apply their own house rules in addition to state laws. Some even create a signed parent-teen driving agreement. Search online and you'll find plenty of templates, some that don't go much beyond common sense ("I won't use the car to race") to agreements so restrictive your teen can barely pull the car out of the garage ("No driving in the rain"). Good luck with that one nine months out of the year in the Northwest! The best parent-teen driving agreement – one that helps you worry less as your teen gains more freedom and responsibility – tailors itself to your family and situation. For example, if your child uses the car every day to get to school, sports practice or a part-time job, it should look different (perhaps including the expectation that they'll pitch in to pay for gas and maintenance) than an agreement for a child who drives occasionally to run errands for the family.

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