Are You a Defensive Walker?

Are You a Defensive Walker?

“Drive safe!” It’s a phrase we say when friends and family get behind the wheel. For many of us, it’s a recognition that driving is the most dangerous thing we do every day. But there’s another danger with vehicles we often don’t think about: walking around traffic....
Distracted Driving Deaths on the Rise

Distracted Driving Deaths on the Rise

Think about this: 3,477 people died in distracted-driving accidents in 2015.* That’s 280 (9%) more deaths than in 2014. It’s an alarming figure and if left unchecked, it could one day amount to a traffic safety problem on par with drunk driving. So, what should...
Drunk Driving on the Decline, but Still a Risk

Drunk Driving on the Decline, but Still a Risk

  Here’s a pop quiz for you: What is the legal limit for BAC (blood alcohol concentration) in every state? On average, how many people have died every year in drunk-driving crashes since 2010? Which gender is more likely to be involved in a fatal, alcohol-related...
Walking & Driving Safely on Halloween

Walking & Driving Safely on Halloween

Halloween has the highest rate of pedestrian fatalities of any day in the year, and most of those injured or killed tend to be children, so it’s more important than ever to keep aware on Halloween, both as a driver and as a parent taking your little superheroes and...