Category Archives: Safety

Safety | May 24 2016

Safety recalls 101

Not everything the mail carrier puts in your mailbox is junk. So before you throw the mail out, take another look through the stack. Is there an envelope that looks like this? It’s a safety recall for your Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram Truck or FIAT vehicle. Please don’t ignore it or set it aside. Call
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Safety | January 27 2016

Six tips to avoid winter driving disasters

With recent record snowfalls and the effects of “Winter Storm Jonas,” it’s important to know useful driving skills to improve your safety in adverse winter conditions. Here are some helpful driving tips to consider before hitting the road. 1) Accelerate and decelerate slowly If your wheels are spinning, then you’re probably trying to move too
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Safety | December 11 2015

‘He can’t believe that he lived’

There are many reasons to purchase one vehicle or another. Style, driver and passenger comfort, mpg, torque and horsepower and tech features are of varying importance, depending on the individual. Of course, price is nearly always a consideration. Safety is too, but it’s one you really hope you don’t need. It’s like car insurance. You
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Safety | September 23 2015

Parents get a booster on child seat safety Dos and Don’ts

For parents, the moment you’re ready to bring your child home from the hospital begins many years ahead of, choosing, installing and using child safety seats to protect your most precious cargo. And with that responsibility comes questions. Which seat manufacturer should you go with? Is your child’s current seat the right one? Is age
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Safety,Uconnect | September 21 2015

We get your drift

Roadway departures account for a staggering number of fatalities every year. In 2013, that number was 18,257 – more than half of all traffic fatalities recorded in the U.S. And of these, according to NHTSA: 47% involved collisions with trees or other off-road objects 25% involved head-on collisions with other vehicles 20% involved rollovers By
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