Tag: safe

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…

Statewide texting and driving ban now in effect

Steve Kuhlmann theeagle.com Passed during the recent session of the Texas Legislature, the law specifically focuses on the use of messaging applications — reading, writing or sending electronic messages — while driving. In College Station, drivers have had several months to adjust to the idea of refraining from using their phones while in the car…

Safety lesson for bad drivers

sheppnews.com.au Almost any time I get in a car I am likely to encounter a bad driver on the roads. The most common thing that irks me is people who fail to indicate properly. It’s almost like they think other drivers can read their mind. If I am going to move in any direction, I…