By playing this video you are agreeing that you are over 15 years old.
Young passengers and young drivers are a lethal combination. The car is no place to socialise.
Young driver distraction is exacerbated by peer pressure / group behaviour.
Passengers are often unaware that they are putting the driver at risk. They seem oblivious to their responsibilities, shifting all the responsibility onto the driver.
It’s good craic to call for your friends and feel empowered and free. However, you may not have the confidence to challenge horseplay and succumb to group peer pressure so that you don’t spoil the fun.
The next time this happens, DO HAVE the confidence to say wise up! Your Car, Your Rules.
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