Discuss whether you feel that the minimum driving age should be raise to 18 and debate about how this could affect accident rates.
Discussing the Facts… In the early 1980s, why was the drinking age raised to 21 nationwide? On April 14, 1982, President Reagan established the Presidential Commission Against Drunk Driving (PCDD).
A national safety organization that championed mandatory seat belt laws is now calling on governors and legislators in all 50 states to ban cell phone use while driving.
The age of consent is the age below which a minor is considered to be legally incompetent to consent to sexual acts.Consequently, an adult who engages in sexual activity with a minor younger than the age of consent cannot claim that the sexual activity was consensual, and such sexual activity may be considered statutory rape.The person below the minimum age is regarded as the victim and his or ...
Teenagers could have to wait a year longer than currently before they are allowed to take their driving test. The government is considering issuing only 12-month probationary licences at the age of 18 in a bid to cut accidents involving young motorists. New drivers would also face a curfew between ...
Ten reasons why handheld devices should be banned for children under the age of 12. by Cris Rowan; on February 24, 2014; in Child Development, Research, Technology and Children; 337 Comments; The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Canadian Society of Pediatrics state infants aged 0-2 years should not have any exposure to technology, 3-5 years be restricted to one hour per day, and 6-18 ...
Better still...maybe the age for joining the military and/or being drafted should've been raised to 21 or so. During WWII, the average age that men were drafted for military service was around 26.
National Minimum Drinking Age Act; Long title: An Act to encourage a uniform minimum drinking age of 21; to combat drugged driving, improve law enforcement and provide incentives to the states to reduce drunk driving.
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill have proposed a way to ease America's trucker shortage: allow certified teenage drivers to cross state lines in their 18-wheelers.
How should doctors decide when a senior driver’s license should be reviewed?