13 Interstate Safety Tips to Help Keep You Safe

13 Interstate Safety Tips to Help Keep You Safe

According to the NHTSA, 2,841 lives were lost in 2018 due to distracted driving”.  It is estimated that more than 80% of cell phone owners use their phones while driving in some capacity 1. Buckle up Although a common tip, buckling your seatbelt is essential. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), seat belt use helped save nearly …

3-Second Rule for Safe Following Distance

3-Second Rule for Safe Following Distance

Rear-end collisions are the most common type of crashes between vehicles.1 They occur when drivers do not have enough time to perceive and react safely to slowing or stopped traffic. Increasing your following distance can help give you time to react when someone brakes in front of you. The Three-Second Rule Increasing the distance between you …

Defensive Driving – Everything You Should Know

Defensive Driving – Everything You Should Know

Obtaining a driver’s license and the freedom to which it leads is a coming-of-age hallmark for many American teens. It is an exciting time for teens and a worrisome time for parents. Taking driver’s education courses that include defensive driving techniques is crucial to the safety of teen drivers throughout their driving careers. WHAT IS DEFENSIVE DRIVING? …