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According to Department for Transport figures, what percentage of young drivers can expect to have an accident within 12 months of passing their driving test?

According to Department for Transport figures, what percentage of young drivers can expect to have an accident within 12 months of passing their driving test?

A – 25%

B – 20%

C – 50%

D – 10%


B: DfT figures suggest there are around 1,700 road deaths per annum, with drivers aged 17-25 accounting for only 12% of drivers but 25% of road deaths. One in five young drivers has an accident within 12 months of passing their driving test.

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