Welcome to the Drive Alive Web site.
This site is for
parents, teens and businesses in Allen County, Indiana. The
site has information that can help parents prepare teen
drivers for the road ahead. The goal is to reduce teen
deaths on local roads!
Watch out for school buses and
children, especially early morning
and the afternoon. REMEMBER,
you can not pass a school bus with
its red lights flashing. Also
watch for reduced speed limits in
Once leaves become wet they can be
as slippery as ice. Watch for
patches of wet leaves on the
Daylight Savings Time means the
clocks are turned back - the
one-hour change can have several
effects: You may become easily tired
until your body adjusts to the time
change. You will need to adjust to
driving to school or work in the
dark. Incidences of drowsiness are
much higher during the first week
following time changes.
Fog is part of the fall season.
Keep your headlights on the low beam
- low beam aim the lights at the
road, high beams aim the lights up
and into the fog.
The risk of deer/vehicle accidents
is greatest during the fall - be
watchful especially in rural areas.
The highest-risk periods are from
sunset to midnight, followed by
shortly before and after sunrise.