Safety

Seat Belts Save Thousands of Lives Per Year

February 12, 2020

Don’t think seat belts matter? More than 12,000 people per year can say seat belts kept them alive in an accident. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety

Study Shows Saturdays Are Most Dangerous Day on the Roads

January 14, 2020

Car accidents happen every day of the week, but Saturdays are the most dangerous to hit the road, according to a new analysis of data from NHTSA. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety

When Preparing for Disaster, Don't Forget Your Assets

October 25, 2019

With careful planning and foresight, you can protect both your home and your valuable financial information from being lost or destroyed in a disaster. ...

Topic: Safety

The High Cost of a Drunk Driving Arrest

September 10, 2019

If you are arrested for drunk driving, you can expect to pay out substantial sums that could be close to $20,000, including years of higher insurance premiums. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety, Insurance

Go Hi-Tech to Protect Your Family and Home

May 21, 2019

Thanks to technology, you can make your home safer than ever before for you, your family and your possessions. You may even get a discount on your insurance. ...

Topic: Safety

5 Tips to Avoid Crashes with Trucks and Buses

February 8, 2019

There are steps you can take to avoid having an incident while sharing the road with trucks and buses. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety

IIHS List of Safest Vehicles for Teen Drivers

December 21, 2018

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shares a list of its top recommended used vehicles for teen drivers and offers tip for parents in choosing one. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety, Education

New Tests Show How Well Bike Helmets Perform

August 28, 2018

A new bicycle helmet safety ratings program helps consumers find helmets with the best protection. ...

Topic: Safety

Take Extra Precautions to Keep Kids Out of Hot Cars

August 2, 2018

In 2017, 43 young children died of heatstroke after being left or trapped in vehicles. Here are several suggestions for keeping your precious cargo safe. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety, Community

Do Your Bumper Stickers Say Too Much About You?

July 10, 2018

Besides showing personality, bumper stickers, stick figure families and the like can share valuable information, but not always in the safest way. ...

Topic: Auto , Safety

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