The Benefits of Dashboard Cameras

Sales for dashboard cameras are on the rise in this country as more consumers are interested in protecting their legal rights if they are involved in an accident. Dashboard cameras also provide valuable evidence if a consumer witnessed an accident. The small video camera is mounted on the vehicle’s dashboard or windshield where it can » Read More

Pulse Technology Can Save Lives  

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately 90 percent of rear-end collisions can be avoided if the driver has ample warning. Even one extra second can be the difference between a close call and a serious accident. Pulse is a rear-end collision avoidance technology that causes the third brake light to rapidly » Read More

Life-Saving Work Zone Safety Tips

In addition to family vacations, barbeques, and pool parties, summer is roadwork season. From busy interstate highways to local roads and residential streets, a wide range of construction projects are completed this time of year because of the mild temperatures. However, the increased number of work zones combined with heavier summer traffic can lead to » Read More

Safety Features That Make Today’s Cars Safer

Today’s cars have come a long way when it comes to safety. It was not too long ago when a vehicle’s main safety feature was the seatbelt. Car manufacturers continue to develop advanced safety features aimed at preventing accidents from occurring, rather than reducing the severity of injuries after an accident happens. The following are » Read More

Skepticism About Self-Driving Cars  

The American Automobile Association (AAA) conducted a study recently, which found that 73 percent of drivers in this country are afraid to ride in an autonomous vehicle. This decline in trust is likely a result of several highly publicized accidents involving self-driving cars, which has made consumers question the safety of this technology. This is » Read More

Safety of Older Cars  

Just because something is new does not always mean it is better. However, when it comes to cars, this is not the case, as research shows that newer models are safer than older cars, thanks to the advances in safety technology. As summer approaches, and more travelers are on the road, motorists who drive older » Read More

Teens, Cars, and Unsafe Tires

Getting a driver’s license is a huge responsibility. From following the rules of the road at all times, to making sure there is enough gas in the tank, there are a lot of things that teen drivers must keep in mind every time they get behind the wheel. Unfortunately, tire safety is not always a » Read More