In this day and age, it's not uncommon for people to be using their phone while they're in the driver's seat of their car. Texting, scrolling through social media, or even eating all cause drivers to take their eyes off the road for a few seconds at a time which could mean life or death if there are other cars around them on the road.
You’re a responsible driver – so you’ve likely never thought about what would happen if you were to be hit by an uninsured (UM) or underinsured (UIM) driver. But did you know that 1 in 8 drivers are uninsured, causing $2.6B in insurance claims? That accounts for almost 13% of drivers.
Snow, sleet, ice and below freezing temperatures all have an effect on driving conditions. During winter, safety depends on driver performance in winter hazards, good vehicle maintenance—and common sense. These tips will help you and your car weather the winter.
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Spring is motorcycle season – the time when motorcycle enthusiasts everywhere get to finally break free from their four-wheeled cages and hit the road. If your baby’s been sitting in the garage all winter, you’ve been looking forward to that first ride of the season like a man wandering in the desert looking for a cool drink of water.