Ayr & District Advanced Motorists are a local group affiliated to the Institute of Advanced Motorists

Young Drivers

46: What do when your kids start to drive?

New drivers, particularly the under 20s, are most at risk in the early weeks and months
after they pass their driving test.

The IAM (Institute of Advanced Motorists) has produced top tips to help parents
encourage responsible driving in the crucial first few months – and to encourage safer,
more responsible drivers. Parental involvement is one of the sections in the IAM
Motoring Trust report "Younger Drivers, where and when they are unsafe".

The IAM recommends the following tips on how parents can help their new novice