Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category
How to Prevent Getting Car Sick
Everyone gets sick at some point in their life. Along with the common cold or flu, many people also get car sick due to the motion of the vehicle. While car sickness is most common among younger kids and pregnant women, anyone can get car sick. Along with medicine we can take to feel better, there are also a few tricks people can use to prevent getting car sick. Let’s take a look.
What to Have in an Emergency Road Kit
In today’s vehicles, many of them are properly equipped with some of the most convenient features and high-end technologies. However, people can often be stuck in an unfortunate situation if their car breaks down or an accident occurs. That’s why it’s important to have an emergency kit in your car. So, we wanted to highlight what to have in an emergency road kit to help you get out of a sticky situation.
Common Causes of Car Accidents
Car accidents are a common occurrence and can be unfortunate for many people. Even with advanced vehicle technologies and safety equipment, car crashes can have a big impact on many lives. In order to help keep roads safe and free of accidents, we wanted to bring a few of the most common causes of car accidents to light. Let’s take a look.
Can New Driving Technology Help Stop Traffic Jams?
One of the most aggravating experiences on the road is getting stuck in a traffic jam. Whether you’re on your way to work or heading out on a fun trip, traffic jams always inconvenience you at the worst times. Even as new car features can help improve safety on the road, we’re still often stuck between so many cars. But can new driving technology help stop traffic jams?
How to Install a Child Safety Seat in Your Car
Traveling with young children can be tricky, but even more difficult for new parents. While safety seats are an essential part of keeping your kids safe on the road, oftentimes people install these seats incorrectly. That’s why we wanted to show you the video below to help teach how to install a child safety seat in your car correctly so that the newest members of your family are completely protected on the road.
Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Car
It’s officially the first day of spring! As we can all look forward to nicer and warmer weather across the country, it is also the time of year for a little bit of spring cleaning. However, one of the things that gets overlooked in the mix of spring cleaning is our vehicles. We wanted to offer a few spring cleaning tips for your car so you know what to work on this season.
3 Ways to Improve Your Gas Mileage
While finding a vehicle for a great price is often the first thing on car buyers’ minds, it is another thing to be able to save money on your vehicle as the years go on. One of the best ways to do that is by maintaining a strong fuel economy to cut down on buying gas. While cars have varying fuel economies, here are 3 ways to improve your gas mileage.
4 Reasons why you Should Clean Your Car Regularly
Many of us drive our cars every single day. With them getting so much use, especially with friends or family joining in on each trip, cars can get messy. However, while people don’t need to wash their cars every week, many people let the dirt and filth build up on both the inside and outside of their vehicles. We wanted to give you 4 reasons why you should clean your car regularly.
How do Automotive Publications Test New Vehicles?
When it comes to buying a new vehicle in this day and age, there are so many ways to research your favorites. While we also recommend visiting your local dealership and test driving all of your favorite models, there are plenty of ways to do quick and informative research online. One popular publication, Edmunds, has a very thorough way of grading cars. So how do automotive publications test new vehicles?
What to do After a Car Accident
Whether you’re a beginner or have been driving for years, car accidents can happen to anyone. Even with the advanced safety features, collisions can still be extremely dangerous for those involved. In case of a collision, we wanted to give you a few tips on what to do after a car accident.