Hurricane Season Car Safety Tips

Summertime is a season of watermelons, lake rides, fireworks – and hurricanes. Hurricane season officially began on June 1st and will continue until November 30th. For your knowledge and safety, we have accumulated some hurricane preparations for you and your car. For more tips and information, make sure you follow our social channels.   Hurricane Car Safety 101:  In case of evacuation, make sure your car is ready to go. Before the storm warning rolls […]

Fourth of July: A Guide To Your Safety

Happy Independence Day!   No matter if you’re taking a road trip or traveling closer to home, SafeAuto is encouraging drivers to play it safe this Fourth of July.  This time of year is traditionally one of the most dangerous times to be on the road with an increase in drunk drivers and deadly crashes. On top of that, AAA is estimating a record-breaking 43.6 million Americans will drive over […]

Back to School Safe Driving Tips

The heat of summer has faded, and the crisp air of fall is headed our way, which means children have gone back to school. As kids and parents readjust to their autumn routine, back to school safety topics are the talk of the town. With heavier morning commutes and longer evening drives home – it’s no secret that road congestion […]

What to Do About Windshield Damage

If you are a regular commuter, it’s not uncommon to experience windshield damage. A crack or chip in your windshield can seem harmless enough but can grow into a bigger issue if left unchecked. As your windshield is vital to your visibility while driving, it needs to be free of damage or obstructions. In most states, it’s illegal to drive […]

How to Build a Storm Emergency Kit

With the arrival of summer, the likelihood of severe weather increases. The Atlantic Hurricane Season runs June 1 through November 30, though tornadoes can happen anytime. Depending on where you live, the peak for tornadoes spans from early spring to early summer. You might think you will never be affected by a severe storm, but it’s best to be prepared […]

Motorcycle Road Trip Checklist

With summer finally here, it’s a great time for motorcyclist to bring out their bikes and hit the highways. Motorcycle road trip planning can be a tedious process to determine what is necessary to bring for a fun-filled adventure on the bike. There is a big difference between riding along a highway and traveling hundreds of miles. Without the same […]

The Importance of Seat Belts

Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death in the US to people between the ages of 1 and 54. The easiest way to keep you and those you love safe on the road is to wear your seat belts every time. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), seat belt use saved an estimated 14,955 lives […]

Motorcycle Safety Tips for Riders & Drivers

The arrival of spring and warmer weather often leads to more motorcyclists on the roads. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motorcyclists made up 14% of all traffic fatalities in 2016. Of these fatalities, more than half involved another vehicle. As a rider or driver, it’s important to share the road and drive defensively. Stay safe and […]

The Importance of Car Seat Safety

It’s a sad fact, but car crashes are the leading cause of death for children ages 1 to 13, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). In 2016, 38% of children killed in car crashes were unrestrained. This is why car seat safety education is so important. Carefully choose and install the right car seat or booster seat […]