Driving Tips

Take Me Home Country Road. But Safely Please.

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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Spring. The season of growth and newness, of apple blossoms and gentle breezes, fragrances, birds, bees, you know.  Spring stuff. Well that’s just around the corner. Depending on your age, Spring brings its own variety of fun and issues with it.  Driving is absolutely one of the issues that will be coming up and hopefully…

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Bicycle Safety

bicycle safety tips

About 4 million Texans ride bicycles every year. But Texas ranks 33rd among the states as far as having laws that are considered bicycle friendly or protecting bicyclists.

One thing is certain: Year after year more people are riding bikes on the roadways. which means that cyclists and motorists must have a greater awareness and practice greater caution.

Of course, a lot needs to be said to drivers beyond “be careful,” but we’ll get to that in a later blog post. For today we’re talking to bicyclists about what they can do to keep themselves safe when riding.

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Valentine’s Day Driving Tips

valentines day driving tips

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I thought maybe a nice little love letter about safe driving from me would put you in the mood with that certain special someone in your life. Hopefully if you’re caught reading this, it’s not considered cheating. Did you know Valentine’s Day is the second busiest day of…

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Driving in Rain and Floods

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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10 Tips for New Drivers (video)

tips for new drivers

10 useful tips for new drivers. Well, it says “new drivers,” but just driving around Dallas, I can tell there are a lot of drivers who don’t know these things. This was published on YouTube by the driving school Conduite Facile. The video is in English, but the street signs are in French, so don’t…

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Driving on Icy Roads and Snow

For most of us, driving is the most high risk activity we engage in. Bad weather conditions, such as ice or snow, make the driving environment even more dangerous. We need to raise our level of caution as well as our level of concentration when we are faced with increased risk. Not only do we…

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