Category Archives: Road Safety

How to Perform a Pre-Tow Check Before a Road Trip

If you are planning a road trip that involves towing a trailer with your vehicle, it is wise to learn how to perform a correct pre-tow check and ensure your safety, as well as the safety of your cargo. Continue … Continue reading

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What To Do If Your Car is Stuck in Mud

Whether you are out for a weekend of fishing and camping, or in the middle of a cross country road trip, sticky, sludgy mud can become a problem at any time along the way. If you find yourself stuck in … Continue reading

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3 Vital Tips for Towing a Camper This Summer

Summer is a time for family vacations. And although many families are catching planes and trains, road trips are still a popular and traditional way for families to travel together! If a long distance road trip is part of the … Continue reading

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The Importance of Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems

Tire pressure monitoring systems, or TPMS, are vital tools for all vehicles. Not only can these innovative automotive systems save lives, they support proper vehicular maintenance and care. Continue reading to learn more about tire pressure monitoring systems, including which … Continue reading

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What Should I Do If My Trailer Starts To Sway?

Regardless of experience, a driver can encounter a loss of control over their trailer at any time. Whether from a sudden and unexpected gust of wind or a simple steering wheel over-correction, a swaying trailer is a very scary situation … Continue reading

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How to Replace Windshield Wipers

Since spring is here, we must keep in mind that rain is soon to come; and probably a lot of it! The impending rainy season will serve as a reminder for all drivers as to why their windshield wiper systems … Continue reading

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What To Do If Your Car is Stuck in Snow

Apparently the groundhog didn’t see his shadow last week, because this week’s forecast is telling us that we might experience some more snow before spring arrives in March. One of the most important preparations you can make for snowy weather … Continue reading

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Important Advice for Safe Towing

Towing a car or truck safely requires experience and knowledge because there are several potential issues and dangers that can arise during a routine haul. It is important to know the proper procedures and safety precautions required to perform a … Continue reading

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How to Drive Safe in Snowy Weather

Winter road conditions can range from minor to unmanageable. Snow, ice, fog, rain, and more can cause interstates and roadways to freeze and thaw, resulting in hazardous driving conditions. Not only does winter precipitation make roads slippery and dangerous, and … Continue reading

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Promote Safer Stopping with Trailer Brake Controllers

If you own a small, light-weight trailer, your hauling vehicle is all you need for controlling the brakes while towing. Smaller trailers only have one or two axels that roll freely, eliminating the need for any extra assistance. But if … Continue reading

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