Defensive DrivingBecause more than 41,000 people die in motor vehicle crashes each year, many states require defensive driving courses for people who've accumulated too many points on their driving records or had their driving privileges suspended.
Defensive driving courses teach drivers to be cautious and maintain an awareness of their surroundings, the current rules of the road, and the latest techniques in vehicle handling. These skills may help reduce traffic accidents across the board.
At DMV.org, we make it easy to locate defensive driving schools in your area. Our experienced writers have thoroughly researched state regulations to compile a comprehensive listing of defensive driving schools that will help you get back on the road.
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