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Tire Pressure – Improve Safety & Fuel Economy: Safety Tip

Tire Pressure – Improve Safety & Fuel Economy: Safety Tip

Checking and maintaining proper air pressure levels in your vehicle's tires is one of the most important and easiest safety steps that you can take. Yet...consider this. A recent study conducted at a major university concluded that the majority of cars are being operated with tires inflated to only 80% of capacity. This "One Second Advantage™" Safety Tip will help you improve your safety performance and fuel economy by showing you how to keep your tires properly inflated. It's quick...it's simple...and it's the right thing to do to protect you and your wallet.

Winter Driving: Safety Tip

Winter Driving: Safety Tip

The biggest obstacle drivers are faced with - in snow and ice - is reduced traction. Since drivers never know when they may lose traction, by driving at slower speeds, they can react more easily to any changes in road conditions. This “One Second Advantage™” Safety Tip will help you improve your safety performance when faced with dangerous road conditions caused by winter weather.

Pedestrian: Safety Tip

Pedestrian: Safety Tip

For years. health professionals have been telling us that walking is a great way to exercise and stay healthy. But lately new information has become available which shows walking also presents a serious health risk for more and more people! Can you figure out what we are referring to? Well, you probably have already observed pedestrians totally preoccupied in their cellphone conversations or wearing earbuds enjoying their music. Unfortunately, these seemingly harmless activities are creating serious problems for many people. Slips, falls, crashing into other pedestrians, failing to check for traffic when crossing roadways are becoming commonplace as we unintentionally allow our “situational awareness” to become undermined. This is a condition not unlike another dangerous phenomenon you’ve already heard about or personally experienced – distracted driving. This "One Second Advantage™" Safety Tip will provide you with simple techniques to maintain situational safety awareness to make your next walk both enjoyable and safe.

Driving Dynamics
Driving Dynamics