Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Sued for Son’s Rear-End Car Accident

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Sued for Son’s Rear-End Car Accident Chester “Chet” Hanks, the 25-year-old son of Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson, reportedly rear-ended another motorist earlier this year.  The alleged victim of that crash is now suing Hanks and Wilson, claiming that they are liable for the accident and the resulting [...]

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Sued for Son’s Rear-End Car Accident2020-01-17T15:40:04-05:00

Truck Accident Involving State Trooper SUV Ends with One Fatality

Fatal traffic accidents involving emergency service vehicles are especially heartbreaking, since those are the people who are sworn in and trained to care for the very people who get into such disastrous accidents. Well, unfortunately, such was the case of a head-on accident involving a New York trooper on Route 17 near Kirkwood earlier this month. [...]

Truck Accident Involving State Trooper SUV Ends with One Fatality2019-12-04T13:53:25-05:00

Investigation Underway in Deadly Head-On Car Crash in Marbleton

It’s uncertain if distracted driving played a role in the death of an elderly woman or injury to her husband in a head-on accident that occurred at approximately 5:10 p.m. on Sunday, April 3, 2016 on U.S. Route 209. The crash claimed the life of a 78-year-old woman from Hurley, who was riding in the passenger [...]

Investigation Underway in Deadly Head-On Car Crash in Marbleton2020-01-17T15:32:03-05:00

5 Defensive Driving Habits that Can Reduce Your Risk of an Auto Accident in 2016 & Beyond

Essential Defensive Driving Habits With the New Year can come a lot of resolutions. While many people may be focused on resolutions to improve their finances or their health, another important resolution can lie in focusing on safety. In fact, if you regularly commute to and from work (or anywhere), resolving to be [...]

5 Defensive Driving Habits that Can Reduce Your Risk of an Auto Accident in 2016 & Beyond2020-01-17T15:29:45-05:00

Your Winter Driving Safety Kit: 3 Important Tips for Motorists

Driving in the winter can come with some extra risks. And, despite all of your efforts and plans to avoid these risks, you may end up becoming tripped up by one of them, causing you to be stuck on the roadside during less-than-favorable winter conditions. Tips for Making Winter Driving Safety Kits If [...]

Your Winter Driving Safety Kit: 3 Important Tips for Motorists2020-01-17T15:27:50-05:00

How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Safe Winter Driving

Winter weather can provide a lovely background for holiday celebrations. It can also make the road and driving conditions far more challenging for both cars and drivers, as the extreme cold can negatively impact some major vehicle systems and equipment. By taking the steps (discussed below) to winterize your vehicle, however, you can minimize your [...]

How to Prepare Your Vehicle for Safe Winter Driving2020-01-17T15:35:25-05:00

Vehicle Systems Can Present Dangerous Distractions for Motorists, Studies Find

Vehicle Systems Can Present Dangerous Distractions for Motorists, Studies Find Technological advancements have been pivotal to enhancing vehicle safety. Not all new vehicle technologies, however, end up having the impacts automakers expect, as some may actually contribute to driver negligence and increase the risk of a collision, a few recent studies have revealed. [...]

Vehicle Systems Can Present Dangerous Distractions for Motorists, Studies Find2020-01-17T15:40:29-05:00

10 Essential Halloween Safety Tips for Children & Drivers

Halloween is here, and millions of children across the U.S. are getting ready to hit the streets and start collecting goodies. While Halloween can be a fun time for children and parents, however, it is also a time when children face a far greater risk of being in a pedestrian accident. In fact, according to [...]

10 Essential Halloween Safety Tips for Children & Drivers2020-01-17T15:27:19-05:00

13 of the Weirdest Driving Laws Still in Effect in the U.S.

Driving and vehicle laws are generally intended to protect motorists and reduce the risks they face or present to others on the road. Some laws that are on the books in the U.S., however, are outdated or just plain bizarre, and we’ll point out just a handful of these below These Odd Laws May Make [...]

13 of the Weirdest Driving Laws Still in Effect in the U.S.2020-01-17T15:27:36-05:00

National Teen Driver Safety Week Kicks Off Oct. 18th: Parents, Here’s What You Should Know

In a few days, federal transportation safety officials will be kicking off National Teen Driver Safety Week, an annual campaign that is dedicated to educating parents and teen drivers about: Parents, next week is National Teen Driver Safety Week. Here’s what the NHTSA is encouraging you to discuss with your teen drivers, a Kingston [...]

National Teen Driver Safety Week Kicks Off Oct. 18th: Parents, Here’s What You Should Know2020-01-17T15:36:12-05:00