NASCAR’s Suárez to Help Freeway Insurance, BRAKES to improve youth driving
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., July 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Freeway Insurancethe largest auto insurance and lines seller in the US, today announced the launch of a new social media campaign with BRAKES Youth Driver Training and NASCAR Cup Series Winner Daniel Suárez teaching young drivers and their parents about safe driving. The partnership, which starts ahead of the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard Primary Race July 31st at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, aims to encourage more families to participate in the BRAKES Teen Pro-Active Driving School.
Car accidents are the second leading cause of death for young Americans, with more than 2,700 young people killed in car accidents in 2020 alone. BRAKES Teen Pro-Active Driving School is a free defensive driving program, designed for teenagers who have a learner’s permit, driver’s license, or experience driving for at least 30 hours. The program was founded by NHRA drag racing star, Doug Herbertafter the death of his two young sons, Jon and James, in a tragic car accident in January 2008.
“As a parent who has experienced the worst accident ever when it comes to driving for young people, my goal is to make young drivers more careful and confident, to keep themselves and everyone in the car safe,” said Herbert.
Although driving lessons are important and important, BRAKES Teen Pro-Active Driving Curriculum goes far beyond the basics, training tools such as Collision Avoidance, Wheel Drop-Off Recovery Exercise, and Panic Stop Exercise to make teenagers more confident in dangerous situations. it happens on the road.
“Many young people are killed in car accidents,” said Suárez. “It’s my goal to make sure families don’t have to go through the pain that comes with fatal accidents. Together, we can help change this story.”
Suárez, who recently joined Freeway for a PSA around the dangers of road racing, adds his voice to the importance of this activity with videos that aim to raise awareness of the importance of safety for young drivers. The series, which will run on Freeway’s YouTube channel and social media, will follow Suárez as he runs the BRAKES Teen Pro-Active Driving course.
“We want everyone to have peace of mind when it comes to driving,” he said Cesar SorianoCEO of They stop. “We encourage parents to take advantage of the free driving lessons from BRAKES because they could save their child’s life one day.
“For our young people, it is very important that they become safe, reliable drivers. Not having doubts, being afraid, or thinking too much on the road leads to conflicts, and young people need tools that go beyond what is taught in many driving schools,” he said. Trackhouse Owner and Founder, Justin MarksAmerican businessman and racing driver.
About Freeway Insurance
Freeway Insurance, Inc., founded in 1987, is the nation’s largest personal insurance company. United Statesand is a related form of They stop. As one of the world’s fastest growing insurance distribution companies, Freeway offers insurance through a “click, call, or come” approach that always supports customers. United States. The company is constantly researching, growing, and changing the variety of products it offers to stay responsive to the ever-changing insurance market. Freeway offers a variety of plans, from basic to advanced plans, auto, truck, commercial vehicle, fire, flood, homeowners, renters, small business, motorcycle, and recreational vehicle insurance. In 2008, Freeway Insurance merged with Confie, a national insurance distribution company. Today, Freeway Insurance customers in more than 500 offices. Consumers can find Freeway Insurance through their neighborhood Freeway offices and by visiting freewayinsurance.com or by calling 888-851-4799.
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