7 Ways to Protect Your Home While on Vacation

Burglaries increase by 10.5 percent in the summer months, according to a Department of Justice report. July and August are the most frequent months for break-ins, perhaps because so many people leave their homes unattended while they’re on vacation. Here … Continued

Expert Tips on How to Use a Bike Rack Safely

It’s time to hit the road for vacation, with bikes in tow — usually on a rack strapped to the exterior of your car. The last thing you want to do is arrive at your destination with one or more … Continued

Jet Ski Safety Guide: How to Ride a Jet Ski

There’s no denying personal watercraft (i.e., Jet Skis) are an exhilarating ride and a fun way to spend an afternoon on a local lake or reservoir. Think of it as a snowmobile for the water. With horsepower similar to large … Continued

7 Tips to Make Your Teen a Better Driver

Putting a teenager behind the wheel can be nerve-racking for parents – and justifiably so. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that teens crash three times as often as drivers aged 20 and older. But there are things you … Continued

Teens on the Freeway: Start Them in the Slow Lane

Fearless teens may say they’re ready for freeway driving, but are they really? As their parent, are you ready? After all, you will be their supervising driver as they venture out onto the superhighways and freeways. Here are some tips … Continued

Safety Tips for The Holidays

From candles to candy and trees to toys, nearly every joyful holiday tradition also carries the potential for accidents and injuries. Safety experts say a bit of forethought and preparation can head off many common holiday mishaps. In fact, recent … Continued

Boating Safety Tips Every Boater Should Know

There’s nothing quite like spending the day on your boat with family and friends. Just be sure safety is foremost in your mind. From must-have safety gear to how to safely operate a boat, check out these tips: Safety gear … Continued

Winter Car Tips: Driving, Maintenance & Road Safety

Driving through a winter wonderland may be enchanting, but it can also be dangerous for you and your car. Black ice, snowdrifts and sudden blizzards can leave you vulnerable and stranded. Check out the articles below to help you prepare … Continued

Born to Be Wild (but Safe)

There’s nothing like heading out on the highway on two wheels. As spring weather hits, more and more motorcycle riders will take to the streets. But, as always, safety comes first. Especially since motorcyclists are more than 30 times more … Continued