Accidents

Parking Lots Are More Dangerous Than Drivers Think

Posted Dec 07, 2016 by Ashley Kane

The National Safety Council recently announced that parking lots may be much more dangerous than we thought. Two out of every three drivers may be pulling into parking lots distracted and one in five accidents occur in parking lots.

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Traffic Deaths Up 9% in 2016

Posted Dec 02, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Will 2016 be a new record for deadliest driving? Traffic deaths were up 9% in the first half of 2016, according to the NSC’s preliminary estimate. We are entering a distracted driving crisis. What will be done to stop it?

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U.S. DOT Proposes Driver Distraction Guidelines

Posted Nov 30, 2016 by Ashley Kane

The NHTSA called on smartphone makers to add features that prevent distracted driving. The voluntary guidelines ask technology makers to prevent manual text entry and block visual displays while cars are moving to counteract the upsurge in distracted-driving-related traffic deaths.

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EverDrive Buzz: Why You Should Start Competing with Friends

Posted Nov 17, 2016 by Ashley Kane

It’s amazing what a little competition can do! Start competing with friends on EverDrive today and create your own shared leaderboard to see who the better driver is. Your driving habits behind the wheel might just surprise you.

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Auto Insurance Claims Adjuster Negotiations

Posted Nov 04, 2016 by Ashley Kane

So you filed a claim after an accident, but you’re not happy with the car insurance settlement. Here are tips on how to deal with an adjuster and how to best negotiate for your full car’s worth.

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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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Auto Insurance Limits

Posted Aug 05, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Perhaps, you’ve heard conflicting advice. Some people say to always go with the higher deductible and minimum coverage limits to pay less for car insurance. Other times, you might have heard to protect your assets and raise your coverage limits.

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Hit-and-Run & Auto Insurance

Posted Aug 04, 2016 by Ashley Kane

Leaving the scene of an accident is dangerous and can have serious consequences. There are several actions that should be taken following a car crash, and leaving is not one of them. Here’s what you need to know.

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Pokémon GO Related Car Crashes

Posted Jul 27, 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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Types of Traffic Tickets & What They Mean for Auto Insurance

Posted Jul 08, 2016 by Ashley Kane

All drivers make mistakes on the road, at least once in awhile. Yet, sometimes, those slipups have greater consequences, especially if a police officer is nearby. Here are the common types of tickets and their effect on your car insurance.

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