Teen Driving Safety: Tips for Parents

Thinking about your teen behind the wheel may make you anxious, but the key to raising a responsible teen driver is being a hands-on mentor. From avoiding driving distractions to respecting others on the road, educating your young driver about … Continued

The Best Booster Seats for Your Kids in 2015

Few car accessories are more important than a child’s booster seat. But how do you select the right one for you and your child’s needs? The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) annual booster seat ratings can help make the decision … Continued

The Evolution of Distracted Driving: Then and Now

It’s second nature to associate distracted driving with cell phones. However, technologies have been blamed for distracting drivers for decades. The in-car radio, for instance, caused quite a stir in the 1930s, as legislators imposed fines for drivers with radios … Continued

#SelfiesWhileDriving: A Dangerous Phenomenon

Everywhere you look, people are taking “selfies” – from sporting events to graduation ceremonies. But the reckless act of taking a self-portrait while driving can endanger you, your passengers and others on the road. The selfie fad is so new … Continued

10 of the Safest Used Cars for Teens in 2014

Buying a used car is the more popular and financially practical option for most families – 83% buy used over new for their young driver. In addition to fitting your budget, the car you choose should also fit certain safety … Continued

10 of the Safest Family Cars of 2014

Finding a car in your favorite color with the latest techie gadgets may be nice, but the most important consideration in buying a family car is safety. To help in your search, here is the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety … Continued

Autumn Driving Tips to Share With Your Teen

As your teen gets fully engaged in school activities, he or she may be itching to hit the road. However, there are safety issues to consider. The National Safety Council reports that teens have automobile crashes at three times the … Continued

The Safest Feature in Your Car is You

While innovative car safety features are introduced each year, the most important one has always been the driver. Nationwide’s recently introduced commercial highlights driving safely and protecting yourself and the occupants of your vehicle. Here’s a glimpse of what safe … Continued

Keep Seniors Safe on The Road

What adult children should look for and how to help. When is it time for a senior parent to stop driving? It’s a question many adult children don’t want to think about, but they should. In 2012, there were 3,616 … Continued

What to Do if Your Vehicle is Recalled

An automotive recall can hit home, but the process may be relatively painless. It can be quite unsettling to discover that your car has been recalled. And it’s happening more than ever: There were 632 recalls in the U.S. in … Continued