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Wednesday, May 10, 2017It’s one of a driver’s worst fears: A dead alternator, a blown gasket or any number of other car troubles that leave you stranded on an empty stretch of road. For winter drivers, there’s also the possibility of sliding off an icy road into a snowbank. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 November 2012 Be prepared with these tools and tips. It’s a situation that can send even the most cool-headed drivers into a state of panic: You’re in an accident, and you can’t escape from your car. If you’re alone in a remote, dark area, the anxiety can really build. READ MORE >>
Monday, December 30, 2013 How to drive safety in blizzards, floods and other major storms. When extreme weather strikes, you're more vulnerable inside a vehicle than anywhere else. According to the Federal Highway Administration, car accidents/incidents account for the most weather-related deaths, with more than 7,000 Americans dying on average every year due to wrecks. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 Learn how to stay safe and get help in the event of a breakdown. One of the most common fears drivers have is that their car will break down. Often, the cause for cars’ breaking down is poor vehicle maintenance. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 10, 2013 Be prepared for the most common illnesses and injuries. It is said that luck favors the prepared. So when it comes to first aid in the home—be prepared with a stocked medicine cabinet. If you do need to treat an illness or injury, you will have all the basics on hand to help yourself or others. READ MORE >>
Monday, November 7, 2011Do you know what to do if your car breaks down? If your answer is no, this article is for you. After all, CarMD.com, a leading car-care site, reports that 13 percent of auto accidents are due to mechanical failures—and 80 percent of vehicles are in need of parts, service or fluids. READ MORE >>