Toast to Safety This New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is one of the most highly anticipated holidays for millions of people around the world who look forward to ringing in the new year with family and friends. Whether watching the ball drop in Times Square, attending a casual house party, or heading to a local bar, most of these events involve » Read More

Rental Car Safety

At one time or another, most people wind up renting a car. You may need repair work on your own car and cannot do without transportation for the day. You may want to rent a car while traveling. Or, you may not own a car, but need a car for a special occasion. But before » Read More

Recovering from Whiplash

Imagine you are stopped at a red light. Suddenly, you hear tires screeching behind you. You look in the rear-view mirror, but before you can get out of the way a car comes plowing into the rear end of your vehicle. The impact from this, or any car accident, is frightening. Even though you may » Read More

Tesla Accused of Misleading Customers About Autopilot Safety

According to Tesla CEO Elon Musk, the self-driving Autopilot feature in their autonomous vehicle can significantly reduce the number of car accidents, compared to those who turn the technology off. However, some believe that the claims the company made are misleading to the public. In fact, in a recent lawsuit, Tesla was accused of overstating » Read More

Mistakes to Avoid After a Car Accident

Car accidents can be stressful and overwhelming, particularly if there are injuries and property damage involved. It is important to know what steps to take immediately following an accident. However, it is just as important to know what NOT to do after a car accident. Some of these mistakes can make the situation additionally stressful, » Read More

Safe Driving on Ice?

Is it possible to drive safely on ice? The answer is a resounding no. However, it is possible to stay safe this winter by first correcting some common misconceptions about driving on icy roads. Driving in a warm climate: Even warm climates found in southern states like the Carolinas and Florida can experience icy road » Read More

Navigating Traffic Jams

Every driver ends up in a traffic jam from time to time. For some drivers, the occasion may occur virtually every day, depending on the routes they take and the time in which they travel. If you think traffic jams are increasing, you are correct in your assessment. Overall, there are more vehicles on the » Read More