Auto Tips, Safety, Seasonal Tips

How to get your car winter ready

After a long, hot summer, you’re probably ready for cooler temperatures, but is your car? Winter brings with it plenty of dangerous weather conditions that can make driving treacherous, such as hail, snow, and freezing temperatures. There are many precautions you can take to prepare yourself and your vehicle for the incoming winter wonderland. Read… Read More

Published on October 21, 2021
Safety

How does speeding affect car crashes?

We all know speeding is bad, but how exactly does it impact the likelihood of a car crash? Speeding, defined by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) as driving in excess of the posted speed limit or too fast for road conditions, may be the biggest risk factor on the road. Higher speeds equate… Read More

Published on October 7, 2021
Safety

The safest infant car seats and how to install them

Nothing is more important on the road than the safety of your most precious cargo: your infant or toddler child. In our lives, we tote them along daily, from our short runs to the grocery store to routine trips to school, work, and visits to see loved ones. The ability to safely secure your child… Read More

Published on September 23, 2021
Car Insurance, Safety

Pet safety on the road

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on how we work and travel: for many, the daily commute to work now spans only the few steps from the bedroom to the living room, or to whatever improvised office space they may have. And for most of us, extensive travel has (temporarily) become a thing… Read More

Published on September 6, 2021
Safety, Seasonal Tips

Tornado Safety 101: What you need to know

Tornadoes happen fast, cause a lot of destruction, and give those in their path virtually no time to prepare. The United States experiences more than 1,200 tornadoes every year (more than any country in the world!). According to the National Centers for Environmental Information, tornadoes have been documented in every state in the U.S. While… Read More

Published on July 29, 2021
Safety, Seasonal Tips

Your ultimate hail safety guide

Of the many types of weather that threaten the safety of your home and car, a hailstorm may be the most significant. Hail, tiny balls of ice produced in heavy thunderstorms and ranging in size from that of a pea to a golf ball, can cause considerable damage to property once it falls from the… Read More

Published on July 23, 2021