Avoiding Wildlife Dangers While Driving

It’s the time of year when the wildlife can come on the road. Here’s some tips on how to avoid wildlife while driving on our highways:  1. PREPARE YOUR VEHICLE Make sure your vehicle is optimized for you to see wildlife clearly.  Check that your headlights are working and clear.  Clean your windshield so that […]

Hydroplaning

Springtime can be a challenging season for driving with the wet weather conditions. Hydroplaning is a dangerous driving situation to avoid, but if you cannot it is best to be prepared.   How To Avoid Hydroplaning 1. Reduce Your Speed Most automobile safety experts agree that hydroplaning is most likely to occur at speeds greater […]

Feeling Distracted This Holiday Season?

“Distracted Driving is the diversion of attention from driving, as a result of the driver focusing on a non-driving object, activity, event or person. This diversion reduces awareness, decision-making or performance leading to increased risk of driver error, near-crashes or crashes”.  Reasons Why Driving While Distracted (DWD) May Be the New DUI   Driver distraction […]

3 Common Mistakes of Winter Driving

According to a TD Insurance poll, a quarter of Canadians feel panicked when they drive in the winter, with 36 percent of drivers avoiding the roads unless they absolutely have to drive. Canadians should be some of the best winter drivers in the world. Unfortunately this isn’t always the case. Here are 3 common winter […]