Safe Driving

The Confused State of Distracted Driving: Infographic

Posted Sep 19, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Traffic fatalities are rising. In fact, 2015 showed an 8% rise in traffic deaths. That’s not a pretty number, so, what’s the deal? Turns out, drivers’ perceptions don’t match up with reality. Check out this infographic to see why. 

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EverDrive Olympics 2016: States That Win Gold

Posted Aug 12, 2016 by Ashley Kane

The 2016 Summer Olympics is upon us and we thought it was only fitting to see how U.S. states ranked up next to each other. By analyzing EverDrive data from drivers, we determined which states win gold for safe driving.

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Pokémon GO Related Car Crashes

Posted Jul 25, 2016 by Ashley Kane

The augmented-reality app Pokémon GO was released in early July and has since been all the rage. However, catching Pokémon is not all fun and games. Drivers are using the app behind the wheel and the car crashes have begun.

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EverDrive Safe Driving Challenge Results: MA vs. NY

Posted Jul 21, 2016 by Ashley Kane

The EverDrive Safe Driving Challenge has officially ended and the results are in. With them, we’ve found interesting insight into safe driving habits on the road. Check out the key findings for New York and Massachusetts.

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Dangers of Summer Car Heating

Posted Jul 20, 2016 by Ashley Kane

It’s summertime and the weather is fine. Enjoy your vacations and the outdoors but beware of the dangers that come along with warmer weather. Here’s what you need to know about summer car heating.

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Distracted Driving: Stats, Laws, Prevention

Posted Jul 06, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Distracted driving is reckless and harmful. Unfortunately, the number of distracted drivers on the road appears to be increasing, not decreasing. Here’s all you need to know about distracted driving, including recent research, laws and efforts to change driver behavior.

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The Fourth of July Is More Dangerous on a Weekday

Posted Jun 30, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Independence Day is the perfect time for get-togethers—a time for celebration and seeing family and friends. However, the Fourth of July is also one of the most dangerous days on the road, especially when it falls on a weekday.

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Traffic Fatalities: Why Are They Rising?

Posted Jun 28, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Car crash fatalities are on the rise and something needs to change sooner rather than later. Here’s a look at the potential reasons why accidents are increasing and what we need to do about it.

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Hands-Free Phone Use: Is It Safer?

Posted Jun 27, 2016 by Ashley Kane

As texting and driving laws become stricter, and as more states ban handheld calling, many people see hands-free phone use as a safe alternative. But how safe is it? New studies have found it may be riskier than originally thought.

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EverDrive Buzz: Cornering

Posted Jun 17, 2016 by Ashley Kane

When driving a vehicle, it’s important to focus on turns. Drivers should always ease into turns and corners to avoid taking them too sharply. Read on for tips to improve your safe driving skills with this EverDrive series.

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