DWD: Dangers of Driving While Drowsy

DWD: Dangers of Driving While Drowsy

You’re already aware of the dangers of driving while intoxicated, but do you know driving while drowsy can impair driver judgment and reaction time just like alcohol and drugs? More than 11 million people admit they have had a crash or near crash because they fell...
Top 5 Benefits of Taking a Defensive Driving Course

Top 5 Benefits of Taking a Defensive Driving Course

“Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac.” – George Carlin   No matter how talented you are behind the wheel of your vehicle, you can’t control what happens around you. Aggressive drivers....
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...
Blind Spots and Backing Up

Blind Spots and Backing Up

Every year in the United States, more than 2,400 children are accidentally backed over by vehicles. While most drivers know that there are areas or blind spots around their vehicle, many drivers do not realize how large these areas can be. Before you back up your...
Reduce risks of being in an accident

Reduce risks of being in an accident

What is one of the most effective ways to reduce the risks of being involved in an accident  Defensive driving. The good news is that you don’t have to learn a lot of complicated maneuvers to become a defensive driver. Defensive driving is an approach to driving that...