Are Your Prepared for Hurricane Season?

Hurricanes are some of the most powerful forces that Mother Nature can muster. With winds in the hundreds of miles per hour, there is no end to the damage and destruction these storms can leave in their wake. Hurricane season runs from June through October, and Florida can expect an average of one or two of these storms to make … Read More

Safety Tips for Sharing the Road With Trucks

Patience and awareness. If there’s one thing you need when you’re driving near trucks, it’s those two virtues. All of the tips here can be summarized as that, so be sure always to remember them after you forget everything else in this post. Patience and awareness are what matter, everything else is secondary. The Dangers of Driving Near Trucks Even … Read More

The Hurricane Season is Here. Are You Prepared?

2018 is shaping up to be one year that will just be filled with hurricanes. It has been predicted we’ll get at least 14 named storms and seven hurricanes, numbers that are above the average. While there is still not enough information to say which particular location might get hit (if any), this does raise the chances considerably. Sadly, Florida … Read More

Tips to Keep Your Children Safe While Driving

Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe While Driving

There are mistakes you make in life, and you forget them and move on as soon as possible. But there are some errors you will commit and you will find it very difficult to forgive yourself. One such mistake is causing harm to your child because of your own negligence or carelessness. Whenever you wake up and realize that you … Read More

How A Good Engine Goes Bad (And What You Can Do To Prevent It)

How A Good Engine Goes Bad (And What You Can Do To Prevent It)

Your engine is like the heart of your car. It keeps things running just fine as long as it’s ticking along to a steady beat. But did you ever stop and think about everything that’s really going on under the hood? Engines aren’t simple machines. Over years and years of use, they are subject to wear, corrosion, and gunk—all of … Read More

Essential Items For Every Driver to Keep In Their Vehicle

We take for granted how much time we spend in our cars. The average American covers about 1,000 miles of ground each and every month. That’s 12,000 miles a year—more than enough distance for something to go wrong. “Better safe than sorry” the saying goes. If you find yourself on the side of the road with a dead battery, stranded … Read More

How to Earn Fuel Rewards Points When You Travel

How to Earn Fuel Rewards Points When You Travel

Promotions, hacks, cheats, bonuses and special offers are all geared towards allowing vigilant clients to enjoy extra gains from the patronage of their favorite brands, and it is only the wise customers that will understand the need to embrace them whenever they can. As much as the internet and advanced technology are trying to connect the entire world virtually, there … Read More

Would You Know If Your Car Was Recalled?

In 2016, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued almost one thousand vehicle safety recalls. Some 53 million vehicles were targeted by these recalls, but 1 out of 4 were left unrepaired. Were you among the 25% of drivers who either ignored or were simply unaware of the fact that they were driving an unsafe automobile? In this post, … Read More

When Is It Time to Give Up the Keys?

When is it time to stop driving?

According to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, drivers over the age of 65 suffer the greatest number of fatal car accidents compared to any other age group. While this may in part be explained by a decrease in physical resilience and bone strength during old age, there is no denying that vision, reaction time, and similar … Read More

Driver Cell Phone Laws: Do They Work?

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A 2008 report from the U.S. Department of Transportation found that distractions during driving accounted for almost 15% of all auto accidents. Furthermore, more than 400,000 people are injured every year in the United States from auto accidents resulting from distracted driving. As it became more and more clear that cell phones were a key source of such distraction, lawmakers … Read More