Prevent Distracted Driving with These Tips

Keep your eyes and mind on the road ahead to stay focused. While many know that distracted driving is pretty risky, people continue to allow distractions to alter their focus. In 2013 alone, 3,154 people were killed as a result of distracted driving, while an additional 424,000 were injured. Since the rise of technology being readily available for use, the death toll has steadily climbed. Preventing distracted driving is part of staying safe on the road. You need to be aware of what’s … [Read more...]

Windshield Damage: When to Replace, When to Repair

Know when to repair or replace your damaged windshield. It happens to the best of us. Your car is safely parked under a tree or driving behind a construction crew, and somehow the windshield gets hit with debris. Flying materials may  not seem significant, but at 4o mph and up, can contribute to serious damage to your windshield or other parts of your car.  When this happens, you’re often worried about facing a  large expense. While your windshield is designed to withstand high pressures … [Read more...]

Driving for Uber or Lyft? Make Sure You Have the Right Coverage

You may not have the protection you think if you drive for a ridesharing company. Ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft are getting more and more common every day. The number of people who are earning extra money by driving for these companies is also increasing each day. Before you decide to download the app and start picking up passengers, you need to take the time to ensure you know what driving for a ridesharing company will mean for your auto insurance policy. Ridesharing companies … [Read more...]

Improve Visibility Behind The Wheel With These Mirror Tips

Optimize visibility, maximize safety with these steps for setting your mirrors! Blind spots are one of the biggest hazards all drivers on the road face. You know the feeling. Blinker on, you quickly turn your head to check that the lane behind you is clear. Your heart skips a beat when you surprisingly see a vehicle you didn’t expect in the lane you planned to occupy just moments later! No matter how aware you are on the road, cars can sneak into your blind spots. The best way to stay safe, … [Read more...]

What Is Covered in A Car Break-In?

If your car is broken into and has multiple things stolen, be sure that you know your coverage. When looking at an auto insurance policy, many people are distracted with the big risks such as collision coverage and liability coverage. While these are extremely important, it should be noted that, typically, only the broken windows, the stereo, the spare tire, and what is physically attached to the car are covered in the event of a car break in. The loose items that can be stolen such as your … [Read more...]

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