What to Do if You See a Drunk Driver

What to Do if You See a Drunk Driver

Drunk driving is one of the most frightening risks on the road. Unlike icy roads or semi trucks, drunk drivers aren’t something you can anticipate. They come onto the road without warning, creating serious problems and risk for everyone on the road with them. The problem of drunk drivers in the United States is serious. […]

Your Car’s Safety Equipment

If you’re driving a modern car, then you are driving one of the safest forms of transportation available. Car manufacturers continue to bring innovations to the field, looking for ways to make the cars safer on the road. That means that your car has a number of safety features built directly into its design. Here […]

How to Handle a Roundabout

If you’ve ever found yourself wishing that the light would just change because there’s no one coming in the opposite direction, then you understand the basic concept behind the creation of the roundabout. A roundabout is a unique type of intersection that’s growing in popularity in municipalities around the country in lieu of stoplights. It […]

What Is Defensive Driving?

If you’ve been driving for any length of time, then you’ve probably heard the term “defensive driving,” but just what is this? How can you be a defensive driver, and why is it important? Defensive driving is a set of driving skills that prepares you to defend against any possible collisions caused by the actions […]

Starting a Career as a Driving Instructor

Do you have a passion for safe driving? Do you want to help young drivers reach their full potential, encouraging them to drive safely while also helping improve the overall safety of the roads? If these things characterize your drive and passion, then a career as a driving instructor may be a good fit. Here […]

Defensive Driving – How to Drive Safely by Anticipating Potential Problems

If you are going to be a safe driver, you are going to need to be a defensive driver. What does defensive driving entail? Here’s a little more about how to drive defensively, and why it’s important. What Is Defensive Driving? In a sport, defense involves defending the ball from your opponent. In driving, defense […]

Driving Distractions 101 – How to Avoid These Common Driving Distractions

Distracted driving is dangerous driving. In 2014, 3,179 people lost their lives due to crashes involving distracted drivers. This trend must stop. We all know about the dangers of texting and driving, but that’s just one of many distractions that can happen on the road. Safe drivers must learn how to avoid distractions, so they […]

Driving Around Semis – How to Avoid Catastrophe

Did you know that the average accident involving a semi-truck costs over $300,000, and that the risk of fatality in these accidents is 50 percent higher than that for crashes involving passenger vehicles only? Also, over 250,000 crashes between passenger cars and semis happen every year, and 70 percent of the fatal crashes among those […]