• Driving During the Holidays
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    Driving During the Holidays

    The holiday season is coming, and that means visiting relatives and friends to celebrate. The problem is that a lot of people will be doing the same thing: on average, around 30% of the U.S. population does some traveling over the holiday season. Heavy traffic can be stressful, and it increases the chance of being

  • Keeping Your Cat Safe and Happy on Car Rides
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    Keeping Your Cat Safe and Happy on Car Rides

    Cats hate riding in cars, but at some point, you’ll have to take your pet on a trip, whether you’re moving or you need to visit the vet. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to make these trips easier and safer for you and your cat. Why do Cats Hate Cars? While dogs are

  • Understanding NHTSA and IIHS Crash Tests
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    Understanding NHTSA and IIHS Crash Tests

    Vehicles are repairable after an accident, but physical injuries can be costly and difficult to recover from. How do you know which vehicle is safest? Here’s what you need to know to understand NHTSA and IIHS crash test results. NHTSA The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is a government agency that started testing vehicles

  • Dealing with Blind Spots
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    Dealing with Blind Spots

    How dangerous are blind spots? For just semis, the NHSTA estimates 413,000 accidents are caused by them each year, and of those, over one-third result in fatalities. Knowing how to compensate for blind spots can greatly improve your safety and the safety of those driving around you. Identifying Your Car’s Blind Spots For all vehicles,

  • Safety Tips for Driving in Fog
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    Safety Tips for Driving in Fog

    When you’re driving down the interstate at 70 mph, your car is traveling over 100 feet per second. Even a light fog can limit your visibility to one or two seconds, which can greatly increase the chance of an accident. How can you drive in these conditions safely? Here’s what you need to know from

  • Night Driving Safety
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    Night Driving Safety

    As we head into the holiday season, many of us will go on road trips to see our families, and that means long trips, high traffic and at least a little night driving to go those last few miles to grandma’s house. Driving at night doesn’t just mean driving drowsy, it also requires some changes

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