What to Do If You Break Down and Have No Cell Service

Breaking down is always a frustrating and nerve-wracking experience, but breaking down without cell service can be even more worrying. Fortunately, there are still things you can do to stay safe and get a tow. If you find yourself stranded without cell service after your car breaks down, follow these steps.   Get Your Car […]

How Many Miles Do You Really Have When the Gas Light Comes On?

Any driver who has ever experienced the feeling of being in the middle of nowhere and seeing their gas light come on knows the panic of wondering how far you can really go before you end up on the side of the road needing assistance from a tow truck. The answer largely depends on the […]

Tips for Safer Driving Over the Holidays

Road trips are part of the holidays for many families, but unfortunately, accident rates also spike during the season. The good news is that there are many different things you can do to make sure you road trip is as safe possible for you and your passengers, so you don’t have to deal with accidents, […]

Where Are the Most Dangerous Roads in Arizona?

If you spend much time behind the wheel in Arizona, it may not surprise you to learn that the state is filled with dangerous roadways, some of which are notorious on a national scale. Knowing which roads are the riskiest can help you recognize when you should be even more aware while you’re driving. Here […]

What to Do If Your Big Rig Breaks Down

Breaking down in a car is bad enough, but breaking down in a big rig can be a real nightmare. First, you have to find a towing service that can handle a big rig. Not every towing company provides commercial services and has vehicles capable of towing a semi. Next, you have to worry about […]

Intersection Safety 101

Intersections are hot spots for car accidents. Because traffic is coming together from different directions, and in some cases, at different speeds, intersections are prone to driver errors that lead to crashes. You can reduce the odds that you will experience an accident and need a tow truck at an intersection with these safety tips. […]

Car Fires: Do You Know What to Do?

Car fires are not something most drivers plan for, but they can and do happen. When a fire occurs, your most important task is getting out of your car safely and keeping other members of the public far away from it until help arrives. Even after a small fire occurs, don’t attempt to drive your […]

Waiting for a Tow Truck? Here’s How to Use Road Flares Properly

When your car has broken down or was struck by another vehicle, the last thing you want is for it to get hit again. While you’re waiting for the tow truck after dark, you can set up road flares to enhance visibility and alert oncoming traffic to the potential hazard. Road flares are a must-have […]

Top Strategies for Preventing Rear-End Collisions

Rear-end collisions are among the most common types of car crashes. Although your auto insurance carrier should pay for the damages, there is always a possibility of lingering health effects like whiplash. Use the following strategies to protect yourself from these collisions. Keep an eye on the traffic ahead of you. Sudden braking is one […]

Do I Need to Buy a New Car Seat After an Accident?

Being involved in a car accident can be scary and confusing, especially when you have your family in the car. If you have any young children that still use a car seat, then it’s important to know whether or not you need to replace the car seat following a car accident. Minor Crashes Following a […]