Crash Test Dummy
If you watched TV in the 1980s and 1990s, you may remember the slogan: “You could learn a lot from a dummy. Buckle your safety belt.” The famous line was…
police recording car accident
Like most Americans, Texans love the open road. And with 300,000 miles of road and street mileage, we have plenty of opportunities to enjoy that pastime. But what should you do…
Steering Wheel
Imagine a professor saying, “A passing grade requires you to do nothing.” That’s exactly what I told the 1,500 or so drivers I taught to safely handle a tire blowout.…
Understanding liability coverage
If you drive in Seattle, you most likely have liability coverage as part of your auto insurance policy. That’s because a liability policy is required for all vehicles registered with…
Do You Know What to Do After a Car Accident? [INFOGRAPHIC]
You’re driving in bumper-to-bumper, stop-and-go traffic during rush hour on a Tuesday evening. Just as you glimpse your long-awaited exit, the car in front of you slams on the brakes.…
Seattle Commute: Helpful Tips if You’re in a Car Accident
Nearly 228,000 people commute into downtown Seattle each day, according to a report by Commute Seattle. And the average travel time to work, for King County commuters, is 26.6 minutes,…
Texting and Driving
Driving distracted–even for a moment–can lead to a catastrophe. While texting is one thing that can take your eyes off the road, it’s not the only way drivers can become…
Emergency Car Kit
No one enjoys being stranded on the side of the road, but when you have a well-equipped emergency car kit packed away in the trunk, the situation can be more…
Top 10 Distractions for New Drivers [SLIDESHOW]
In 2012, an estimated 421,000 people were injured in accidents involving a distracted driver, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.  Here are some of the top distractions that…
Create the Ultimate Car, Frankenstein Style [SLIDESHOW]
Today’s cars and trucks have many capabilities and often cross over traditional concepts of vehicle types. Despite this evolution, many people still want more from their cars. More trunk space,…