Our roads are full of disturbances that lead to unsafe driving behavior, especially for young drivers. Every year, distracted driving causes thousands of deaths in the United States
This is where our driving safety app, YourTurn®, comes in. 1
Measuring certain criteria such as speed, hard braking and the YourTurn program helps to make drivers of all ages more aware of their driving behavior and identifies areas for improvement. Now there is a new way to look out for you and want to help you be safe on the road. (And earn some great rewards! 2 )
4 things to know about YourTurn®
- What the app measures: Hard acceleration, hard braking, hard cornering, speed, phone use while driving and driven miles.
- Make it a friendly contest: "Family Mode" is an opt-in program that allows family members to see each other's points, most recent location, travel details, trends, and dashes. Points go to charts and let users see how they are performing compared to their peers.
- Become a safer driver: During the first 30 days of the program, users see an average reduction of these activities: 35% reduction of telephone distractions, 20% reduction of hard braking and 20% reduction of driving speeds. 3
- What is it for me? Well, not only will you be a safer driver, but you also have the chance to earn rewards (up to $ 5 or $ 1
Contact your local ERIE agent today to learn more or to sign up for the YourTurn program. 4 If you choose to join the program, you will receive a welcome text from YourTurn and instructions to get started.
YourTurn is currently unavailable in the District of Columbia, Kentucky and Pennsylvania.
1 YourTurn is not available in all states. From 10/2020, the program may be available to policyholders in IL, IN, MD, OH, TN, VA, WI and WV.
2 Ages 16-23 can earn rewards up to $ 10 every other week, ages 24+ can earn rewards up to $ 5 every other week. The rewards are based on the participating driver's points during the points period when driving 50 tracked miles. Indiana participants can earn up to $ 5 every other week. Rewards are distributed via the YourTurn app via electronic gift cards.
3 Driving Improvement Statistics from Cambridge Mobile Telematics.
4 The YourTurn app requires participants to be licensed drivers in the ERIE auto policy. and have a valid email address, smartphone number and data plan to download and activate the YourTurn app. Users must agree to the terms of the YourTurn® app.