Posts Tagged‘safety’

Here’s How New Automotive Technology Can Solve Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a deceptively complex issue — one that defies easy solutions. But it’s increasingly clear that new technologies will play a large and perhaps decisive role in its amelioration, along with the sorts of cultural and behavioral changes that proved so successful in stigmatizing unhealthy activities such as tobacco use and driving under the influence. These technologies, all of which are operational or in development, are among the most exciting anti-distraction innovations of the decade.

5 Tips to Keep Your Teen Safe Behind the Wheel

When the time comes for your teenager to get behind the wheel, your anxiety levels can ultimately go through the roof. That being the case, what are you doing to make sure your teen is as protected as possible when he or she starts driving? Although you can only do so much to protect them, don’t feel like they are an accident waiting to happen. In fact, millions of teens get through their teen years without even a scratch while behind the wheel. So, will you all you can to make sure your teen is as safe as possible when…

Staying Safe on the Roads This Winter

One of the biggest causes of accidents on the road come as a result of poor weather conditions, when the rain, sleet, snow and high winds hit the roads they alter driving conditions and many fail to adapt in order to stay safe, a recent survey of 750 drivers found that 21% of them do not take extra precautions in the colder weather. Naturally one of the worst times when it comes to driving on the roads is during winter when the ice and the snow arrive and you need to be very mindful of how you are driving throughout…