How do you Discourage Distracted Driving?

Distracted driving is more than just using your cell phone when you are behind the wheel; it also includes grooming, looking for items, using the radio, and any other activity that may take your attention away from the road. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported that distracted driving claimed 3, 477 lives in 2015. […]

Video Games Could Improve Vehicle Safety

Who doesn’t enjoy video games? They provide that much needed escape from the real world; well not for long. Video games are now being used to test real-world vehicles. The rated M for mature video game that every underage kid seems to have, Grand Theft Auto, is now being used by engineers in ways you […]

The Facts Behind Dashboard Camera Legality in the U.S.

Dashboard cameras have quickly become one of the more common vehicle accessories. They were first introduced to Americans in the 80s as police departments had VHS recorders mounted in their vehicles. It is said that they were used to ensure the safety of officers surveying rural areas. The original dashboard camera was very bulky and […]

3 Tips For Sharing the Road with Semi Trucks

Sharing the road with semi trucks can be intimidating. These immense vehicles rise higher and stretch longer than any other vehicle on the road. Not to mention, these trucks often have equally massive, exposed loads which can range from multiple vehicles to forestry. While a large majority of semi trucks have their contents enclosed, many […]

The Dangers of Hydroplaning

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Driving in the rain can be extremely dangerous. Not only is there decreased visibility, but the roads are covered with water. This causes many drivers to panic as they are uninformed on how to properly commute on wet roads. Some drivers tend to slow down to drastically low speeds which can cause accidents if they […]

Understanding New York’s No-Fault Laws

New York’s No-Fault Law was enacted in the 1970s as a way to expedite the compensation process. Prior to the No-Fault Law, the litigation process was drawn out as fault was decided in the court of law. Opposing parties would extensively argue their cases, prolonging the process for months on end. New York is currently […]

Top Traffic Laws Specific to NYC

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Traffic laws vary from state to state. New York City, in particular, has a set of traffic laws that are separate from New York State as well as the rest of the country. If you are planning on driving in the Big Apple, here are a few traffic laws that you should be aware of. […]

How to Mentally Prepare for Driving in NYC

Driving in New York City is not going to be easy. People are always in a hurry in NYC. You need to remain alert at all times. You cannot afford to be distracted by anything.  According to the latest estimates by the U.S Census Bureau, New York City’s population is approximately 8,537,673, as of July […]

What to do Immediately Following an NYC Car Accident

Any car accident is an unfortunate circumstance, but nothing compares to getting into a car accident in the busy streets of New York City. You were simply trying to get to your destination and now your plans have been derailed due to this collision. Do not panic. It can be easy to get caught up […]