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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...

Infographic: Teen Drivers

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 deaths.

Defensive Driving: Getting Back to School Safely

Defensive Driving: Getting Back to School Safely

School’s back! For many families, this means a return to busy routines. From football games to orchestra concerts, dance recitals to quiz bowl competitions, back-to-school often means increased time in transport. Parents worry about everything in their kids’ lives, so...

Travel Apps You Didn’t Know You Need

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?

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

Travelogue Entry 101: Cajun & Creole Country

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?...

Safety Tips for Winter Driving

Safety Tips for Winter Driving

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....

INFOGRAPHIC: Bicycle Safety

INFOGRAPHIC: Bicycle Safety

Not many events have the potential to cause as much emotional strain as talking to a senior parent when their ability to drive is compromised. “It’s not an easy conversation for young people to talk to their parents about when it’s time to stop driving…but it’s an...