Did you know that each year road workers, motorists and emergency responders are struck and killed by other vehicles? Learn more from AAA about the Move Over Laws and save the lives of many roadside heroes!
Thursday, November 25, 2021
Sometimes our cars need repairs, not just rust or collision, but they also need to be repainted. The key is to find the right collision shop so you can save money and frustration. Car Coach Lauren Fix has some tips.
Monday, November 22, 2021
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Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Saturday, November 13, 2021
In this video, Dr. Bill Van Tassel, manager of AAA Driver Training, explains how distractions impact drivers' safety on our roadways and why distracted driving is contributing to so many crashes. The video details many kinds of objects and activities that can draw a driver's attention away from the road. The video also provides a walkthrough of the negative impact of any kind of distraction on the driving task.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
As new display technology continues to develop and the auto industry pushes our car interiors to mirror our smartphones, what do these new screens and displays actually mean for the car? What are the drawbacks?
I paid a visit to Corning’s Sullivan Park campus in New York to learn from some of their top automotive glass scientists and perform a few tests myself to see how different factors like durability, readability and glare come into play in the design and creation of these displays, and how future-thinking companies like Corning are engineering with these in mind. We’ll talk about how the glass is made, how it stands up to the tests I’ll perform and why the glass composition is more important than you’d think.
Sunday, November 7, 2021
Thursday, November 4, 2021
Do you need information about what to do after a recent car accident? You are not alone in feeling overwhelmed. The aftermath of a car accident can be an incredibly confusing and overwhelming time and something you should not have to or try to deal with on your own. Even the best drivers get into car accidents. Knowing what to do after a car accident can help you with both your physical and financial recovery down the line. This personal injury video goes over some great tips on what you should do following a car accident, including:
• Stop your car and move to a safe place.
• Call the police and an ambulance, if necessary, after checking to make sure people are safe.
• Identify the other driver and exchange insurance information.
• Get the names and information of any witnesses.
• Take photos and notes regarding all the circumstances of the accident—evidence is always best fresh.