Tips to Avoid Hydroplaning

Tips to Avoid Hydroplaning

By Patrick Mileham DriveSafe Online Contributing Writer Driving in bad weather can be dangerous. Rain, sleet, snow, high winds and extreme temperatures can affect road conditions, impair your visibility, and impact your driving capabilities and performance. More than...
DSO Travelogue: Biggest Roadside Attractions

DSO Travelogue: Biggest Roadside Attractions

By Patrick Mileham DriveSafe Online Contributing Writer Does this sound familiar? You are driving down the interstate minding your own business when you see it; a distressed, hand-painted sign sitting near the bend of the road. “See the World’s Biggest [fill in the...
Quiz: Are You an Aggressive Driver?

Quiz: Are You an Aggressive Driver?

Do you know that aggressive driving accounts for two out of every three traffic fatalities? Or that half of those who encounter aggressive behavior from other drivers react with some form of aggression as well? Do these statistics worry you? They should. In fact,...
INFOGRAPHIC: Distracted Driving

INFOGRAPHIC: Distracted Driving

Distracted driving: any activity that diverts attention from driving, including talking or texting on your phone, eating and drinking, taking to people in your vehicle, fiddling with the stereo, entertainment, or navigation system – anything that takes your...
DWD: Dangers of Driving While Drowsy

DWD: Dangers of Driving While Drowsy

You’re already aware of the dangers of driving while intoxicated, but do you know driving while drowsy can impair driver judgment and reaction time just like alcohol and drugs? More than 11 million people admit they have had a crash or near crash because they fell...