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The Social Responsibilities of Driving

What most drivers fail to comprehend is the fact that driving is a highly social function. Without realizing it, drivers rely on one another to follow traffic rules, make safe decisions, and properly communicate their planned course of action. Those who operate a vehicle are not only responsible for themselves and their passengers, but those … Read More »

A Summary of “Keep Right” Traffic Laws in All 50 States

It is the universal trigger and a pet peeve of millions of drivers. You’re making good time traveling 75 MPH in the left lane of a freeway with a 70 MPH posted speed limit. You tap your brakes, turning off the cruise control, because a midnight blue 2012 Buick Regal is firmly ensconced in the … Read More »

The Move Over Law – Why Don’t People Know About It?

Every year, first responders are killed or injured while providing emergency services on the side of the nation’s roadways. On average, one tow truck driver is killed every six days, one law enforcement officer is killed every month, and five firefighters die annually after being struck by passing vehicles. In 2012, Hawaii was the 50th … Read More »

Seasonal Driving Safety Tips

Bus Stop/School Zone Driving Safety Tips At a glance: Twice a day during the school year, sidewalks fill with kids who walk or bicycle to school, or ride the bus. Follow these tips to keep them safe — especially between 3 and 4 p.m., when the most severe school-age pedestrian injuries happen. Look both ways … Read More »

Vehicle Skid Avoidance

A driver needs to be constantly aware of changing road conditions and adjust his/her driving as necessary to avoid skidding. A skid happens when the tires lose their grip on the road, which can be caused one of four ways: Driving too fast for road conditions. Braking too hard and locking the wheels. Turning the … Read More »

Tip of the Month

The Parent & Teen Driver: Safety Tip

The Parent & Teen Driver: Safety Tip

This “One Second Advantage™” Safety Tip will provide practical information that will assist you as a parent in developing a safe and responsible teen driver. Being proactive in the life of your teen and their actions behind the wheel can have life saving results.

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