Safe Driving

More States Stand Up Against Handheld Calling

Posted June 18, 2015 by Ashley Kane

Texting and driving is dangerous but so is calling and driving. More states are passing hands free laws that prevent drivers from talking on the phone while operating a vehicle. 

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Collision Avoidance Systems—NTSB Demands Safety

Posted June 12, 2015 by Ashley Kane

If forward collision avoidance technology is out there and can help reduce fatalities and injuries on the roads, shouldn’t it be standard in all vehicles? That’s the NTSB's (National Transport Safety Board) argument as they push for the use of such CAS technologies in all new cars. This is how CAS works.

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Best Cars for College Graduates

Posted June 11, 2015 by Ashley Kane

Hats off to all the new grads! It’s that time of year again – graduation parties, inspirational “feel good” speeches, framed diplomas up on the shelf. Now, all you need is a car.  

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End Drunk Driving with Technology

Posted June 10, 2015 by Ashley Kane

New innovative anti-drunk driving technology is on its way and it can help reduce and eliminate drunk driving altogether. There are also many mobile apps that can be used today.

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Blocking Cell Phone Usage While Driving

Posted June 5, 2015 by Ashley Kane

No one wants accidents, especially easily avoidable ones, and when the temptation to reach for your phone becomes too much, there’s new technology to turn to.

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Car Safety Tips for Winter Weather

Posted Feb. 6, 2015 by Matt Cullen

Commuting in severe winter weather conditions can be both scary and dangerous for most drivers. Therefore, when doing so, it is important to be cognizant of the rules of the road. It can also be essential to ensure that the vehicle you are driving is well prepared.

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Car Tips for Traveling with Pets

Posted Oct. 23, 2014 by Alexis O'Connell

Over 35% of households in the United States own companion animals like dogs and cats. And if you consider your pet to be a family member like six out of ten pet owners in the US, their safety during car travel should be a top priority.

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Self-Driving Cars: Could They Become the Norm?

Posted Sept. 18, 2014 by Alexis O'Connell

Even with a supportive following, self-driving vehicles have a host of roadblocks to overcome before they take to the highways. It’s not only the technology that must advance: lawmakers and insurers also need to be on board.

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9 Best Car Chase Movies

Posted Aug. 28, 2014 by Alexis O'Connell

There's nothing more Hollywood than a car chase. And it's probably a good thing that the film industry continues to churn out impossibly dramatic driving scenes. It allows the rest of us to vicariously satisfy our reckless driving desires, rather than taking to the streets ourselves. Sit back, relax, and leave it to the film stars and the stunt pros.

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Car Gear to Improve Any Drive

Posted Aug. 13, 2014 by Alexis O'Connell

If you’re anything like the average American, you’re posted in the driver’s seat for more than 100 hours a year for your commute alone. Considering the amount of time you spend inside your vehicle, it’s worth decking it out with all the essentials for comfort, cleanliness, and entertainment.

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