Category: Safe Driving Tips

Should you buy a dash cam?

Forget about Russian dash cam hilarity: These are serious devices. autoblog.com At this point, a decent dash cam is relatively inexpensive, but what is a dash cam used for, and should you spend the money on one? To answer that question, let’s examine the purpose of dash cams, and then dive into the considerations surrounding…

Avoid Road Rage; Stay Safe This Holiday Season

Jesse Knutson newschannel5.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Despite the bad weather and traffic, it’s best to try to relax behind the wheel. AAA officials said a new study found nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression, or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the previous year. Estimates by the AAA Foundation…

Safe Driving Tips For Teenage Drivers

dmv.org It’s a fact: teenage drivers account for more auto accidents than any other age group. However, by practicing safe driving techniques―such as driving defensively―you’ll increase the odds you’ll keep yourself (and your passengers) safe on the road and you’ll increase your changes of getting more affordable car insurance as you build a good driving…

Distractology: The Science of Distracted Driving

Jo Caynon wanderer.com Last week, a traveling road safety awareness initiative called “Distractology” was at Old Rochester Regional Hight School. Run by Arbella Insurance Foundation, the interactive driving simulation allows student drivers to have a firsthand look at the true dangers of driving distracted. “We run Distractology all across Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New…

What the f#C$ are you doing?!

Greta Kooy capilanocourier.com What the fuck are you doing?! Road rage is good for you Some people do yoga, some people write songs, and some of us casually say “fuck” under our breath 15 times in the confinement of our personal vehicles. Road rage is something we’ve all experienced at least once in our lives,…

Seven types of bad driver revealed

Digital reporter lep.co.uk Bad drivers are the bane of every motorist’s life but now a new study claims poor drivers always fall into one of seven categories – so do you recognise them? Car leading giant LeaseCar.uk analysed the data of thousands of drivers and found that those who get careless behind the wheel almost always…