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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...

Infographic: Teen Drivers

Teen Driving: you protect your children from many of life's dangers on and off the road, now it's time to hand them the keys to the car. It's enough to give you pause because crashes are still the leading cause of teen...

Travel Apps You Didn’t Know You Need

Whether you’re a hardcore traveler living out of your suitcase, or just a weekend tourist looking forward to overnight stays in random towns, you want to get the most out of every trip. Luckily, we live in the technology age where the latest gizmos, gadgets and smart...

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?...

Travelogue Entry 101: Cajun & Creole Country

Some people dream about playing professional sports. Others want to take the stage in front of thousands of screaming music fans. Me? I just want to experience 300 years of cultural food traditions and eat my way across Louisiana. Gumbo. Boudin. Pralines....

Safety Tips for Winter Driving

Winter is coming. In some places, it’s already here. Snow-covered trees, homes and landscapes can be relaxing and heart-warming to look at, but driving on snow-packed roads can make your heart race for an entirely different reason. Even the...

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 attention...