Safety, Seasonal Tips

How to protect your pets from the cold

Whether you call them your fur babies, four-legged children, or any number of ridiculous (adorable!) nicknames, there’s no question: your pets are a cherished part of your family. And as a responsible, caring pet parent, you know that your furry companions benefit from plenty of exercise and outdoor time. However, you likely also know that… Read More

Published on January 18, 2022
Auto Tips, Safety

The safest SUVs of 2022

Are you thinking of picking up a new SUV for the new year? When shopping for a new car, we all have one priority in common: we want to keep ourselves and our loved ones safe on the road. We used Kelly Blue Book’s (KBB) industry standard safety ratings, as well the National Highway Traffic… Read More

Published on December 8, 2021
Safety

Defensive driving: now more important than ever

We’ve all been dealing with a climate of heightened risk over the past year and a half. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to reevaluate the potential hazards involved in pretty much everything we do: from mundane activities such as grocery shopping and pharmacy runs to less frequent excursions like adventures abroad or trips to… Read More

Published on November 15, 2021
Safety, Seasonal Tips

The daylight saving time effect

Daylight saving time has its origins back before the Industrial Revolution, but it certainly has no shortage of modern-day critics. Given that the practice was first proposed in 1895 and first adopted in the 1900s, largely to conserve coal during wartime, we’d say it’s more than fair to debate its current relevance. We also think… Read More

Published on November 3, 2021
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