Each Spring, at the start of construction season, National Work Zone Awareness Week is held to bring attention to motorist and worker safety in work zones. The event encourages safe driving through highway work zones and remembers those lost in work zone accidents. Work zone driving incidents affect everyone.

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Is your car prepared for the winter? Winter driving brings with it added challenges and dangers. The Federal Highway Administration reports that roughly 22% of all car accidents are weather related. Don’t be part of that statistic.

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“I’m an Excellent Driver” What to do if you are in an auto collision by Gene McGuire Although he didn’t have a license, Dustin Hoffman’s character in the movie Rain Man assured his brother, “I am an excellent driver.” The problem with excellent drivers is that they too have collisions. These crashes can result in…

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country driving versus city driving

There is a misconception that it is more dangerous driving in cities than in the country. While enjoying scenery and experiencing less traffic in rural areas is not as stressful, statistical data indicates there is a higher death rate on county roads. City, or urban driving has it’s own dangers such as more traffic, traffic…

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driving in rain and on flooded roads

Photo by a_whisper_of_unremitting_demand As the seasons change in Texas from winter to spring, our challenges behind the wheel increase. Spring brings rain and sometimes flooding. Both weather conditions call for specific strategies in order to safely maintain control of your vehicle.   PRE-DRIVING STRATEGIES Time Management: First of all, decide if it’s necessary for you…

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