Feeling nostalgic? Here’s a 1954 driving safety video from Chevrolet, featuring actress Gale Storm and her real-life husband and three sons taking what the video calls “that wonderful American institution of going new places and doing new things.” Assuming, I guess, that no one in other countries ever takes vacations. Gale Storm, by the way,…Read More
With Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month drawing to a close, now seems a good time to revisit a wonderful group that does good work, Bikers Against Child Abuse. BACA (to use the acronym) is an international motorcycle club with a very focused mission: protecting abused children. Since its founding in the mid 90s, BACA has been there…Read More
A “driving safety course” and a “defensive driving course” are the same thing. Almost everyone calls it “defensive driving” except for judges and attorneys who call it “driving safety.”
The change from calling what Comedy Guys does “driving safety” instead of “defensive driving” is coming from the Texas state agencies that regulate us and other driving safety school. It began when we were governed by the Texas Education Agency, and it continues under the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR to its friends).
So we say “driving safety” to keep them happy, but we also say “defensive driving” because that’s what is common.Read More
Preparing your car for summer is important because summertime driving can be so hard on a vehicle. Especially in Texas. Your air conditioner works harder. The air in your tires expand in the heat. Any breakdown becomes more miserable if you have to deal with it on a sunny day with triple-digit temperatures. And longer trips…Read More
A driver is fooled by a light covering of snow into parking somewhere he shouldn’t in this video. We warn people about things like this in our driving safety classes.Read More