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How to Deal With Road Rage

How to Deal With Road Rage

It’s been said that – “The smartest fighter is the one who avoids the fight in the first place.” When it comes to “road rage” the same words apply. The best way to handle road rage is to avoid it altogether. However, that can be easier said than done. Here are some tips on how

Behind The Wheel With ADHD

Behind The Wheel With ADHD

Does your son or daughter have ADHD, ADD, or another learning challenge that affects focus, attention or executive functioning? Standard driver education curriculum does not address all the needs of your child while he or she is learning to drive. This set of training webinars gives parents specialized tools and strategies for children with this

How to Prevent Rear End Collisions

How to Prevent Rear End Collisions

Did you know that when you are stopped at a stop sign, red light or even sitting in traffic, you should always be able to see the back two tires of the vehicle in front of you touching the ground. This is going to allow enough space between you and the other car to exit if needed.  Check

The Seven Most Common Lane Change Crashes

The Seven Most Common Lane Change Crashes

Below is a list of  the Seven Most Common Lane Change Scenarios that account for 88% of all lane change crashes. Typical Lane Change –Two vehicles on parallel paths; one intentionally changes lanes and collides with other vehicle Turning at a Junction –Two vehicles on parallel paths; one turns across the path of the other

A Tip From Mike

VETERAN CRASH INVESTIGATOR AND DRIVER SAFETY EXPERT MIKE PEHL SAYS- When I start teaching a new group of student drivers, I talk with them about the different kinds of information they are going to be learning. Some of its “facts and figures” that they need to know to pass the permit exam. Some of its

Carbon Monoxide – the silent killer

Most adults know that carbon monoxide is a dangerous gas emitted by cars. But the risks are more complex than many realize. DriveSafeRideSafe produced this short video with the help of the Lavers family, who lost their son Tyler from carbon monoxide poisoning while he was working on the stereo in his car. After that tragic

Ask Mike: Where Do Most Traffic Crashes Occur?

. More than half of our nation’s traffic deaths occur on rural roads, even though only 1/4th of us live in rural areas. Your best protection when driving on country roads include: -Slowing Down – Watching for Critters – Watching for slow-moving vehicles- not just on the road but on the side of the road.