Safe Driving

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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EverDrive Buzz: Acceleration

Posted Jun 16, 2016 by Ashley Kane

It’s important to accelerate gently on the roads in order to practice safe driving. Accelerating too quickly can be dangerous and may lead to collisions or other traffic infractions. Here’s how to improve your safe driving skills with these tips.

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EverDrive Buzz: Distracted Driving

Posted Jun 15, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Distracted driving is incredibly dangerous. As much as we may like to think that we’re capable of all around multitasking, the number of accidents shows we truly aren’t. Here are tips on how to improve.

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EverDrive Buzz: Braking

Posted Jun 14, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Braking gradually is an important part of defensive driving and is necessary for anticipating road hazards. Take a look at why harsh braking decreases your EverDrive score and read on for tips to improve this safe driving habit.

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EverDrive Buzz: Speeding

Posted Jun 13, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Drivers should always avoid speeding on the roadways. States and local governments set speed limits based on what is determined to be the safe and reasonable speed for vehicles to travel at.

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