Advice for Drivers During a Traffic Stop

Advice for Drivers During a Traffic Stop

We queried a few law enforcement agencies (sheriff, police, highway patrol) for their advice for drivers who are being pulled over for a traffic ticket.   The Pasco County (FL) Sheriff’s Office created a 2-minute video to share with us and our readers. (A list is included at the end of the video.) Thanks @1SafeDriver [...]

A Little Driving Music

A Little Driving Music

    Music & Driving While my heart loves to hear “On the Road Again” by Willie Nelson, studies show that “On the Road Again” by Canned Heat is a better option for me while driving.   A limited-participant study in 2013 by London Metropolitan University concluded the “optimum tempo of a song for safe [...]

Two Things to Know About Texas Holidays

Two Things to Know About Texas Holidays

    Holiday travel season is in full swing! If the beautiful state of Texas is in your travel plans, then we’ve got 2 items for your attention (Naughty and Nice): 1. Naughty: DPS Launches Enhanced Traffic Enforcement for Holidays The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging drivers to help make the holidays [...]

“Drowsy Driving” Another Form of Distracted Driving

“Drowsy Driving” Another Form of Distracted Driving

Some people would point out that shopping online with these reductions is a type of catch.Yes, salvaging. However, in no case it really is detriment for your consumers. Companies have devised this mechanism in order to grow their clients and the volume of products that are sold, which significantly grow their profits. Customers, on the [...]

How Car Companies Are Using Technology To Help Prevent Distracted Driving

How Car Companies Are Using Technology To Help Prevent Distracted Driving

  It has been almost one full year since a school bus driver in Tennessee, James Davenport, was texting while driving when he swerved onto the other side of the highway and crashed into a second school bus. The school bus that James Davenport was operating was occupied by numerous children that he was responsible [...]

Smartphone Safety While Driving

Smartphone Safety While Driving

  Smartphones are Here to Stay   In today’s world of technological advancements, products previously seen as futuristic have become commonplace. Where diners, drive-ins, and sock hops were once regular weekend activities it’s now become standard for teens to have smartphones, communicate through text messages, and constantly stay connected to everything and everyone through Social [...]

Parking Lot Safety: What New Drivers Need to Know

Parking Lot Safety: What New Drivers Need to Know

  Driving in a parking lot doesn’t seem like it should be that hard. After all, cars go slowly, the lanes are clearly marked, and there aren’t a lot of driving rules or traffic controls to worry about. But in fact, parking lot crashes account for 14% of all insurance claims, and some research suggests [...]

Back-to-School Driver Safety Basics

Back-to-School Driver Safety Basics

  Summer is winding down, which means the end of lazy, worry-free days by the pool and the beginning of another hectic school year. With this change of seasons and routines also comes a drastic change in driving patterns on the road, and things can get a little crazy if you don’t know what to [...]

Are you practicing safe and defensive driving?

Are you practicing safe and defensive driving?

When asked, most people will say that they feel they are safe drivers, however, when asked do you practice safe and defensive driving, they usually will just stare at you. The fact is, the majority of the drivers on the road today do not even know or understand what defensive driving is all about. Do [...]

Top 10 reasons why traffic crashes occur

Top 10 reasons why traffic crashes occur

  Accidents occur every day and for a variety of reasons. You may think you know the top ten reasons why traffic accidents occur, however, you might be surprised by what you learn – In need of safety training? Visit our Texas online driver safety course.   It is no surprise that the number one [...]