7 Expensive – and Avoidable – Auto Accident Claim Mistakes

Filing auto accident claims is something most drivers end up doing after traffic collisions. For many people, however, filing these claims is not something they regularly do. This can end up meaning that they accidentally do – or do not do – certain things that could ultimately reduce the compensation they end up getting. The [...]

7 Expensive – and Avoidable – Auto Accident Claim Mistakes2020-10-28T14:42:36-04:00

Move Over Big Brother, Allstate Patents Technology to Spy on Drivers

A new patent secured by Allstate could allow the company to spy on drivers Newer vehicles are equipped with various sensors and cameras, and these are often associated with crash prevention technologies, like automatic braking or blind spot warning alerts. One insurance provider may soon be using these systems in another way, however, [...]

Move Over Big Brother, Allstate Patents Technology to Spy on Drivers2020-06-18T16:38:27-04:00

4 Dangerous Myths about Distracted Driving

While distracted driving is a growing problem in the U.S., many people still don’t realize the facts about this dangerous behavior. Sharing some insight into this issue, below, we will present the facts behind common and potentially dangerous myths about distracted driving. Don’t Believe these Distracted Driving Myths Myth 1 – Distracted driving isn’t that [...]

4 Dangerous Myths about Distracted Driving2020-12-28T13:50:52-05:00

4 Things that Can Help Determine Liability after an Auto Collision

You never expect to be hit by another vehicle on the road. But, when accidents do happen, finding out who was at fault will be crucial to determining who may be liable for compensating you for your losses (including your injuries). Below, we’ll reveal some of the things that can assist in determinations of liability [...]

4 Things that Can Help Determine Liability after an Auto Collision2020-10-28T14:39:45-04:00

How to Prevent a Summer Tire Blowout

Tire blowouts cause about 11,000 traffic accidents each year in the U.S., according to regulators at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). While tire blowouts can happen at any time, they are far more likely to occur during the summer – especially when vehicle tires may be in less than optimal condition. The reason [...]

How to Prevent a Summer Tire Blowout2020-12-28T13:54:00-05:00

6 Steps to Take after a Car Accident to Protect Yourself & a Future Claim

The average driver will be in about four accidents over the course of his or her lifetime, researchers have found. While this may be shocking news, being prepared and knowing what to do after a car accident can help you protect your interests and future claims to compensation. Here’s What You Should Do after a [...]

6 Steps to Take after a Car Accident to Protect Yourself & a Future Claim2020-10-28T14:45:00-04:00

You Are Most Likely to Be in a Traffic Accident in the Summer

Anytime you hit the road – as a driver, a passenger, a rider/cyclist or even a pedestrian – you face some risk of being in a traffic accident. While this risk can be minimal as long as you are focused, sober and diligent about complying with traffic laws, it generally increases during the summer season, [...]

You Are Most Likely to Be in a Traffic Accident in the Summer2020-06-18T16:59:59-04:00

4 Things that Can Reduce Your Compensation after a Car Accident

Getting into a traffic collision can be frustrating and distressing. However, if you don’t end up taking the right steps after an accident, your frustrations and distress will likely only intensify, as you may have inadvertently done something that could: Complicate your claim Give insurers the opportunity to reduce your payouts Result in you not [...]

4 Things that Can Reduce Your Compensation after a Car Accident2020-10-28T14:47:07-04:00

Google Self-Driving Cars: 11 Accidents to Date, All of These Caused by Other Drivers

Google’s self-driving cars could come out as early as next year, bringing a lot of attention to the recent road tests that Google has conducted with these vehicles. Interestingly, just days ago, Google released a report regarding the progress of these vehicles, noting that “after 1.7 million miles, we’ve learned a lot – not just [...]

Google Self-Driving Cars: 11 Accidents to Date, All of These Caused by Other Drivers2020-06-18T17:01:35-04:00

‘Look before You Lock,’ NHTSA Warns to Prevent Child Heatstroke Deaths

As weather throughout the U.S. warms up, regulators at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) are warning parents and caregivers to think “Where’s Baby? Look before you lock.” The goal of this campaign is to remind parents that children who are left in vehicles when the weather is warm can suffer severe, if not [...]

‘Look before You Lock,’ NHTSA Warns to Prevent Child Heatstroke Deaths2020-12-28T13:49:07-05:00