Story: Teenagers and youth

If your mate's pissed, you're screwed (1st of 1)

Graphic television commercials such as this one targeting teenage drink-driving were introduced in 1995 as part of the Land Transport Safety Authority’s advertising and enforcement programme. Alongside other measures, they have been credited with reducing the road toll.

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Carl Walrond, 'Teenagers and youth - Teenagers and risk', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 February 2020)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 5 May 2011, updated 1 Aug 2017