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Fleet Safety & Driver Accidents – $74K or $500K?

Fleet Safety & Driver Accidents – $74K or $500K?

Fleet Safety: The Cost of Fleet Driver Accidents $74,000. That's the average starting cost for ignoring fleet safety training if one of your drivers is involved in an accident. That figure could jump to $500,000 if the crash causes a fatality. Vehicle accidents cost...

Driving in Rain Safety Tips [VIDEO]

Driving in Rain Safety Tips [VIDEO]

    Specific weather conditions require specific responses. Of all inclement weather situations, you're most likely to find yourself caught driving in rain. Driver safety tips include turning on your car's running lights. If the rain is heavy, turn on your...

Will A Speeding Ticket Affect My Insurance?

Will A Speeding Ticket Affect My Insurance?

By Patrick Mileham DriveSafe Online Contributing Writer Speeding tickets are part of your driving record so they may increase the amount you pay for insurance. That’s the bad news. The good news is there are several factors that must occur to actually trigger a rate...

How Safe is Your Vehicle?

How Safe is Your Vehicle?

By Patrick Mileham DriveSafe Online Contributing Writer Over the past two decades auto manufacturers have re-engineered car and SUV designs with safety in mind. Even the past two years have introduced significant advancements in safety features like improved air bags...

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...