Tag: Florida

Motorcycle Safety

When it comes to riding a motorcycle or moped on the roads it is important to be more aware of your safety. This is because unlike in a car, where you are protected by the bodywork of the vehicle, you are exposed to everything. So the risk of injury is much higher. So, whether you… Read more »

Older Drivers

When it comes to getting older then you will experience many different changes. Some of these changes may well have an impact on your driving abilities. Driving creates a great sense of independence and freedom. However, if older drivers’ skills are beginning to decline then it may be important to start thinking about alternatives to… Read more »

Pedestrian Safety

When it comes to being a responsible driver and road user, then it is important to know that pedestrians are the most vulnerable road users around. More than 270,000 pedestrians are killed on the world’s roads. These people leave their homes as they would on any given day, only to never return. Globally pedestrians account… Read more »

Drowsy Driving

We have all felt not at our best on the commute to work on a Monday morning. Maybe we haven’t had enough coffee, or we are not looking forward to the week ahead. Maybe it is just the shock of getting up early again after a lazy weekend that had a lot of lie-ins. However,… Read more »

Distracted Driving

When it comes to modern technology then few could argue that the invention of the cell phone alongside the invention of the internet has revolutionalised the way we, as a society, function. However, there is a downside to the proliferation of cell phones and that is the number of accidents caused whilst driving due to… Read more »

Commercial Vehicle Safety

When it comes to driving a commercial vehicle there are several additional considerations over that of driving any other vehicle. Generally, if you are driving a commercial vehicle for a living then you are going to be out on the road a lot more often than any other driver. It is important therefore that you… Read more »

Railroad Crossing Safety

When it comes to driving you may think that it is easy to avoid a 200-tonne train when you are behind the wheel of a car. Yet a vehicle or pedestrian is hit by a train every three hours in the US. This means that a lot of people are still not getting the message… Read more »

School Bus Safety

It may not surprise you to know that the big yellow school bus is one of the safest vehicles on the road. It is certainly the safest way for children to get too and from school. This is largely due to the fact that school buses are one of the most heavily regulated vehicles on… Read more »

Child Passenger Safety

When it comes to travelling in vehicles then children, in particular, are at greater risk of injury. Cars are intrinsically designed for adults rather than children and therefore you will need to make adaptations for children riding in cars. We will take you through what you need to do to make sure that child passengers… Read more »

Sharing the road with cars.

When it comes to bicycles, in-line skates, scooters, skateboards and other wheeled sports that use the road then both drivers and users need to be aware of the dangers. Many accidents occur, particularly to children, who are using the road whilst engaging in one of these activities. They create a particular hazard on the roads… Read more »