Why Traffic Accidents Peak During Holidays and How You Can Stay Safe

It’s no secret that the country’s roadways become more dangerous during the holidays. That includes the winter holiday season and summer events like the Fourth of July. There are a few reasons why accidents are more likely to occur at these times. By knowing these reasons, and by taking precautions, you can avoid becoming part […]

Keeping Your Pets Safe in Case of a Crash

Pets are part of the family, so they may be passengers in the car on a regular basis. Whether you’re someone who only drives your pet to and from the vet or someone who always has a four-legged companion as your co-pilot, having a pet in the car doesn’t keep you safe from any of […]

How to Survive a Rollover Accident

For most drivers, a rollover accident is one of the most frightening things that can happen on the road. Fortunately, if this kind of accident happens to you, there are things you can do to increase your odds of survival, so all you have to do is worry about calling a towing company. If you […]

What You Need to Know About Filling Your Tires

Having overfilled or underfilled tires can be extremely dangerous. They can blowout while you’re driving and cause a serious accident. Even if they don’t cause an accident or leave you stranding in need of a tow truck, having the wrong air levels in your tires increases wear and tear and can make your car less […]

Common Road Hazards in Arizona

Any time you get behind the wheel of the car, you have to be ready for hazards that could be waiting for you on the road. You never know what is going to happen when you get behind the wheel that could cause an accident, causing you to need tow. Although it’s best to expect […]

What Is Hydroplaning and How Can You Avoid It?

Hydroplaning is scary for drivers, and it’s potentially dangerous. It can also leave you stranded on the side of the road, in need of a tow. Fortunately, there are things you can do to reduce your risk of it happening to you and to reduce the odds of experiencing an accident if it does. What […]

A Look at the Top Car Accident Risks for Teens

Even the most safety-conscious teen has a higher than average risk of having a car accident, simply because of lack of experience behind the wheel. By recognizing the most common risk factors, teens and their parents can take steps to ensure young drivers are as safe as possible on the road. One thing that parents […]

What’s the Harm in Driving with Your Parking Brake On?

People engage their parking brakes to stop their cars from moving when parked, but when your car is on and you’re driving, it is usually possible to keep moving, even when your parking brake is on. Doing is so is more than a drag on your engine and a waste of gas—it can also lead […]

Debunking Common Winter Weather Driving Myths

If you’re planning on driving in an area prone to wintery weather, like the mountains, then it’s important to take some common-sense precautions to avoid delays or ending up in need of a tow truck. Unfortunately, there are many myths about driving in winter weather that give people the wrong idea about the best ways […]

Tips for Handling a Tire Blowout

Having a tire blowout happen when you’re on the road can be scary, but if you know how to handle this emergency, you’ll be able to stop safely and call for a tow truck. If you want to reduce the chances of a tire blowout happening to you, check your tire pressure often, have your […]