Distracted While Driving With Pets

Dogs love going for a ride in the car with their owners. Oftentimes you may be driving down the road and see a dog sticking its head out the window, or sometimes you may see the dog sitting on their owner’s lap. Perhaps you even...

How Roadway Designs Cause Accidents

When car accidents happen, we usually tend to first believe it was due to one of the driver’s fault, but accidents don’t always occur due to driver error. Sometimes, simply the road may be to blame. Research has found that dangerous roadway conditions rank among...

Making Proper U-Turns

A common mistake prevalent in the state of Florida is making legal U-turns. Many drivers have common misconceptions about when they have the right of way or when it is appropriate to make a U-turn. But such a common and simple maneuver oftentimes is the...

Neglecting The Turn Signal

It is clear what the turn signal is for and what drivers should be doing when turning of changing lanes in traffic. You’re supposed to signal your intent to turn right or left continuously during the possibility of changing direction or lane not less than...

Preventing a Rear-End Collision in Rainy Weather

Florida is known for its sunshine. Ironically, it’s also known for its rainy weather. And with spring here and summer aka hurricane season soon to come, rain will be quite common. When the roads are wet, your chance of being involved in an accident increases....

Driving with Safe Tires on Your Car

When driving a vehicle, your personal safety and the safety of your passengers often depend on the condition of your vehicle’s tires. If the tires on your car are old, worn, not properly inflated or have been recalled, the likelihood of being involved in an...

When is it Safe to Place Your Child in the Front Seat?

Several states have different laws requiring children to sit in the back seat of a car until a certain age, but usually it is recommended that you should not let your child ride in the front seat until he or she is at least 13...

Top 3 causes Of Car Accidents In America

When we get behind the wheel of a car, we take on a huge responsibility. We take on a responsibility for the safety of other drivers, bicyclists, and pedestrians. The unfortunate news is that car accidents are very common. However, the good news is that...

Texting While Driving Could Become A Primary Offense in Florida

Florida is one of five states that does not regulate texting while driving as a primary offense. This means that a police officer can’t issue a traffic citation for solely texting without any other traffic violation taking place, such as speeding. Therefore, Florida’s current law...

Statistics On Boating Accidents

Each year, over 4,500 boating accidents occur in the United States, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. In 2014 alone, 634 boating accidents in Florida were recorded, as well as 73 boating-related deaths. Florida has nearly 900,000 registered vessels and up to 1 million non-registered...