"5 to Drive" - Boost Teen Driver Safety By Melissa Esham 10/21/2015 Don't hand over the keys to the car until your teen driver makes these promises: No cell phone use or texting while driving, No extra passengers, No speeding, No alcohol, and No driving or riding without a seat belt. Our teenagers learn by example, and so practice these tips yourselves. The functional listening ability of a teenager maybe compromised, so you may need to remind them of the 5 to Drive rules, daily. Thanks for reading. What rules do you have prior to allowing your teen to drive?