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Distracted Driving Statistics in 2023
Distracted Driving Statistics in 2023

Distracted driving can be hazardous to both you, as well as other drivers on the road. We live in a day and age where technology is readily available, even in the car. And this technology can often lead to driving while distracted. Understanding the implications of driving while facing distractions and vital statistics related to […]

UPDATED: DECEMBER 30, 2022

Drowsy Driving Statistics for 2022
Drowsy Driving Statistics for 2022

Drowsy driving is a surprisingly common and dangerous cause of motor vehicle accidents, both fatal and non-fatal. Drivers may feel extreme fatigue because of insufficient sleep, work, or health problems. You may be surprised that drowsy driving happens far more than you’re probably aware of. Below we’ll look at some startling statistics regarding drowsy driving, […]

UPDATED: DECEMBER 27, 2022

How Much a Ticket Will Raise Your Auto Insurance Rates in 2023
How Much a Ticket Will Raise Your Auto Insurance Rates in 2023

Receiving a traffic ticket is a stressful and expensive experience immediately and in the long term. Beyond the apparent price and inconvenience of the ticket itself, there is the matter of understanding how the ticket will raise your insurance rates and, thus, future financial responsibilities. Data will naturally fluctuate from year to year. Still, it’s […]

UPDATED: DECEMBER 27, 2022

In Which States Does Speeding Cause the Most Deaths?
In Which States Does Speeding Cause the Most Deaths?

Speeding is the number one cause of death in traffic accidents in the United States. Everyone seems to be rushing around without being mindful of the road conditions. The top five states where speeding causes the most traffic fatalities are South Carolina, New Mexico, Alabama, Montana, and New Hampshire. From January to June 2022, South […]

UPDATED: DECEMBER 27, 2022

Many Drivers In Marijuana-Legal States Drive Under the Influence
Many Drivers In Marijuana-Legal States Drive Under the Influence

As of 2022, over ten states have legalized the use of recreational marijuana. Studies have shown that in those states, 3 in 5 drivers are now driving while impaired with marijuana in their system. Questions abound regarding this issue. Is it safe to drive using marijuana? How long should you wait before going? Have accidents […]

UPDATED: JANUARY 10, 2023

When Will Car Prices Drop?
When Will Car Prices Drop?

Buying a car is challenging with record-high inflation, increasing interest rates, and support shortages. New and used car prices have skyrocketed since the pandemic, and now with rising gas prices, buyers have limited choices for affordable vehicles. Let’s examine why car prices are high and how you can find the best deals on new and […]

UPDATED: JANUARY 20, 2023

Drunk Driving Statistics In 2022
Drunk Driving Statistics In 2022

While we strive hard to protect our lives and our families while on the road, there may still be drivers that aren’t protecting lives while driving. On average, 29 people die daily in the U.S. because of driving while drunk. Below we’ll review some startling statistics regarding drunk driving rates in the United States. Drunk […]

UPDATED: DECEMBER 15, 2022

5 Most Dangerous States For Winter Driving
5 Most Dangerous States For Winter Driving

Hurricanes and tornadoes always seem to get the most attention in the news, but winter is the deadliest weather for driving. In 2016, there were 144 weather-related fatalities due to floods and tornadoes. In the same year, more than 2,800 fatalities happened due to rain and snow on American roads. Winter road conditions like ice, […]

UPDATED: JANUARY 24, 2023

How Your Online Behavior Impacts Your Car Insurance Rates
How Your Online Behavior Impacts Your Car Insurance Rates

With the increase in social media and technology use also comes an increase in easily distracted drivers. Whether it’s the sound of text notifications, social media likes, or a plethora of musical options on your favorite app, these all play a role in our everyday life, even while you may be driving. When you’re distracted […]

UPDATED: DECEMBER 06, 2022

7 Most Dangerous States For Senior Drivers
7 Most Dangerous States For Senior Drivers

Seniors are at a higher risk of being involved in fatal car accidents due to increased injury sensitivity. In the past year, over 4,000 fatalities were from drivers 65 or older. We’ll walk you through seniors’ driving risks and the top seven states where seniors are most likely to be in a fatal accident. Are […]

UPDATED: DECEMBER 20, 2022