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Arizona Ranks Number Six on States with Worst Drivers List

A list of U.S. states with the worst drivers has been compiled by The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA.) While you may think Arizona drivers are the best, you may be surprised to hear that Arizona ranked number six on the list. NHTSA… Read More

Traffic Fatalities in 2015 Have Increased Dramatically

In 2014, traffic fatalities dropped to an all-time low - the lowest number ever seen since record keeping first began in 1975. Unfortunately, this trend has not continued, as it is estimated that auto accidents and traffic fatalities have significantly… Read More

Do You Want Teens Driving Big Rigs in Your State?

The trucking industry is currently trying to pass a bill that would lower the commercial driving age to 18, allowing teenagers to operate 80,000-pound vehicles. However, many are opposed to the bill, stating it will lead to a sharp increase in truck… Read More

Preparing Your Car for Winter Weather

Its that time of year when temperatures drop and snow begins to fall. In fact, snow fell in Flagstaff, Arizona this past week, making it difficult for drivers to safely navigate wintertime roadways. To avoid dangers during the chilly months ahead, its… Read More

Two Drivers Seriously Injured in Tempe Accident

A head-on collision in Tempe near Rural Road and Southern Avenue at 4:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning left two drivers seriously injured. According to the Tempe Police Department, one vehicle was heading west on Southern Avenue when it crossed over the middle… Read More

DUI Car Accident Claims Life of Local Phoenix Man

Drugs and alcohol likely played a role in a tragic, two-vehicle accident in Phoenix early Wednesday morning that left one man dead and another behind bars. The victims family may file a wrongful death lawsuit, as their loved one lost their life as a result… Read More

The National Sleep Foundation Promotes Drowsy Driving Prevention Week

According to a 2015 poll from the National Sleep Foundation, more than 168 million Americans have driven a vehicle while feeling sleepy, and an astounding 103 million reported falling asleep behind the wheel at some point while driving. Of the 103 million… Read More

Voice Activated Car Systems are Distracting Drivers

While technology that permits drivers to multitask may be touted as a safer option than a cell phone, science is heralding voice activated cars as precarious. Thought by car manufacturers and certain technology companies to be safe, new research reveals… Read More

Defensive Driving Tips for Accident Prevention

With aggressive drivers threatening other motorists on the nation's roadways, drivers need to know how they can lower their risk of being involved in an auto accident. One of the best ways drivers can protect themselves is to practice defensive driving. Defensive… Read More

National Teen Driver Safety Week Highlights Five to Drive

Parents and their teen drivers are strongly encouraged to participate in National Teen Driver Safety Week, a special week designated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to bring awareness to the importance of safe driving habits… Read More

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