News from national organizations for youth safety A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 01, 2014, 07:16 ET

National Organizations For Youth Safety Celebrates Global Youth Traffic Safety Month®

 In honor of the eighth anniversary of Global Youth Traffic Safety Month®, local youth joined members of the National Transportation...

Oct 09, 2013, 12:00 ET

National Organizations for Youth Safety® (NOYS) Announces Appointment of New Executive Director

The Board of Directors of National Organizations for Youth Safety is pleased to announce that Anita B. Boles has been named Executive Director. Ms....

Sep 20, 2013, 05:00 ET

Youth Leaders Host 4th Annual Teen Distracted Driving Summit to Help Eliminate Deadly Epidemic of Texting and Driving

NTSB Acting Chairman Hersman and NHTSA Administrator Strickland Provide Keynote Addresses  Nearly 150 youth and adults from across the...

Sep 19, 2013, 05:00 ET

Leading Wireless Providers Unite With Youth and Transportation Safety Leaders to Stop Texting and Driving as Part of Drive 4 Pledges Day

Four national wireless service providers: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile US, Inc. and Verizon, are uniting today with youth from across the country and...

May 08, 2013, 01:01 ET
Leaders supporting youth making NOYS for youth traffic safety!  (PRNewsFoto/National Organizations for Youth Safety)

Thousands of Youth Across the Country Unite with Federal, Foundation and Corporate Leaders to Launch Global Youth Traffic Safety Month™

To kick off Global Youth Traffic Safety Month (GYTSM), youth from across the country rallied today with National Organizations for Youth...

Dec 20, 2012, 17:44 ET

National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS) and their "Because i Care..." Initiative Support Sandy Hook Families

National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS) and an alliance of cause-related marketing partners have agreed to work together on an expansive...

Aug 14, 2012, 00:01 ET

New Jeans, New Shoes, New Tires?

Families spend over $600 on back to school supplies, but how much do they spend on their teen's driver safety? A new school year is an...

Jul 23, 2012, 20:27 ET

Teaming Up For Traffic Safety

 Reality television star Captain "Wild" Bill Wichrowski from Deadliest Catch teamed up with road safety spokespeople Tayler Malsam driver...

May 08, 2012, 13:24 ET

Global Youth Traffic Safety Month launches the "Million Messages in May" campaign hosted by NOYS, the National Organizations for Youth Safety

 The National Organizations for Youth Safety® (NOYS®), joined by celebrities from around the world, announces the launch of the...

May 08, 2012, 06:30 ET

Washington, D.C. Hosts U.S. Launch of Global Youth Traffic Safety Month

New AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety Research on Teen Crash Risk Released  To kick-off Global Youth Traffic Safety Month, today...

May 01, 2012, 12:30 ET
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Teens are Ready for Summer Break but Are They Ready for Summer Driving?

Tips for parents and teens to make this a safer summer on the roads According to the most recent data, over 1,000 youth were killed on...

May 07, 2009, 00:01 ET

Young Drivers Understand Risky Behavior But Tempt Fate Behind the Wheel

New driver data released during National Youth Traffic Safety Month (May) Despite the recognition of the danger, 83 percent of teenagers admit...

May 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

Valrico Teens Win National Teen Driving Activism Contest

VALRICO, Fla., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of teens from Bloomingdale High School have been named grand prize winners of the 2008 "Act Out...

May 01, 2008, 01:00 ET

Photos: 'Sure I'll Drive More Safely...as Soon as I Send This Text Message.'

GAINESVILLE, Va., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Teens want to speak out on behalf of safe driving to prevent car crashes -- the No. 1 killer of teens --...

Mar 27, 2008, 01:00 ET

'High School Musical' Star Lucas Grabeel to Speak Out for Safe Driving During National Youth Traffic Safety Month in May

GAINESVILLE, Va., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS) and The Allstate Foundation are pleased to announce...