Help teen drivers
become safe drivers.

Delaware Office of Highway Safety

The leading cause of teen deaths is vehicle crashes—and the biggest cause of these crashes is driver inexperience. Parents who spend more time on the road with their teen drivers will help them gain valuable skills, which will help keep them—and others—safe.

GDL Parent Orientation Program

Driving Laws

Delaware’s driving laws help our young drivers stay safe.

  • There are more than 36,000 licensed teen drivers in Delaware.

  • More than 3,600 of Delaware’s teen drivers have been involved in a car crash.

  • Serious-injury crashes have increased 7 percent among teen drivers.

  • Thankfully, fatalities of teen drivers have decreased by 50 percent.