4 Advantages of Taking a Driving Safety Course

Teenagers are often encouraged to take a safe driving course to improve their skills early on, but every driver regardless of age can benefit from a safety course. In 2014, more than 2 million people were injured in motor vehicle … Continued

How to Drive in Bad Weather

Whether you’re a new driver or an experienced one, driving in bad weather is still stressful. You may actually stay safer on the road by knowing some basics about driving in inclement weather. Check out this short video for tips … Continued

Safe Driving Starts With an Annual Vision Screening

Psych yourself out about a vision test and you can delay diagnosing treatable conditions that will help you see and drive better. Eye care professionals can sometimes fix a problem or minimize the symptoms with a change of prescription or … Continued

5 Items You Should Have in Your Car Emergency Kit

It’s one of a driver’s worst fears: A dead alternator, a blown gasket or any number of other car troubles that leave you stranded on an empty stretch of road. For winter drivers, there’s also the possibility of sliding off … Continued

9 Safe Driving Habits You Should Know

Whether you’re a new driver or have years of experience behind the wheel, practicing safe driving consistently may help you avoid an accident. Check out the slideshow below for important safe driving tips to practice every time you drive.   … Continued

Summer Driving Risks (and How to Avoid Them)

  While we hear plenty about the dangers of winter driving, we often ignore the hazards that come with summertime driving. Statistics show summer is actually a riskier time to be on the road. The Insurance Information Institute shows the … Continued

Car Safety Checklist: 10 Items to Check Before You Buy

Car safety has evolved so quickly that most new and used car buyers presume any car for sale in the U.S. is safe. True, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the federal government’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration … Continued

5 Vehicle Safety Features to Have in 2016

We all have certain things we want from a new car. For some of us it’s more legroom, while others want more cargo space. Then there are those drivers who just want a great sound system. While all of those … Continued

7 Tips to Make Your Teen a Better Driver

Putting a teenager behind the wheel can be nerve-racking for parents – and justifiably so. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that teens crash three times as often as drivers aged 20 and older. But there are things you … Continued

Road Trip! Staying Safe on Your Long-Distance Travels

Road trips are an easy escape. They usually don’t involve much expense or advance ticket purchases. They also present opportunities to see countryside close-ups that you might otherwise miss. If you choose this more leisurely option during the year-end holiday … Continued

5 New Car Features to Protect You on Winter Roads

With nearly 70 percent of the nation’s roads in snowy regions, the majority of Americans have had a “white-knuckle” driving experience in their past. Winter roads claim the lives of 1,300 people every year and injure 116,800, according to the … Continued

The Etiquette of Dings, Dents and More

The only disadvantage of having a limited experience of accident scenes is that when the unexpected occurs, it’s hard to remember what to do and how to handle yourself. If you’re like most people, you studied it in driver’s education … Continued