Halloween Safety on the Road

When you’re driving home from work tonight please watch out for the little ghosts and goblins and parents of ghosts and goblins. It’s Halloween and in neighborhoods across Virginia and the United States, millions will be out running from house to house in search of chocolate and peanut butter and candy corn and lots of … Continue reading

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Distracted Driving and Passenger Safety Tips

Texting takes your focus off the road for nearly 5 seconds. That’s like driving the length of a football field with your eyes closed. Did you know that 3 out of 4 child restraints aren’t used properly?  Safe Driving: Distracted Driving, Passenger Safety Tips, & State Laws infographic by AtlasVanLines.      

Filed Under: Seat belts

Summer Thunder

Most of Virginia is facing the threat of high winds, heavy rain and maybe some hail. Not the kind of weather that forces you to run to the grocery store and stock up on milk and bread. But the timing of this bad weather concerns folks who are concerned with traffic safety.  Many Virginians may … Continue reading

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GEICO and NASCAR driver Casey Mears talks about dangers of distracted driving

Casey Mears is known for his skill as a top NASCAR driver, someone who can drive at high speeds around a track, navigating challenging situations and avoiding obstacles. But off the track, Mears doesn’t take chances behind the wheel. The married father of two is passionate about the danger associated with distracted driving.   In 2013, Mears, GEICO Racing … Continue reading

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