The warm weather and vacation season send thousands of people out onto U.S. roadways each summer. Besides the perils of traffic, there is also the problem of distracted driving. Distracted driving is any activity that takes your attention away from driving. Sending a text message, talking on the … Read more about Distracted Driving in Snyder County, PA: Not Worth the Risk
Anchors Away!: Summer Boating Safety Tips for Harrisburg, PA
The heat of summer has arrived! This means that Pennsylvanians will be headed for beach retreats on the weekend! Summer weekend excursions usually involve boating on the water. While boating adventures can be fun, the U.S. Coast Guard reported that in 2013, there were 4,062 recreational boating … Read more about Anchors Away!: Summer Boating Safety Tips for Harrisburg, PA
“Pop Goes the Fourth”: Fireworks Safety in Phoenixville, PA
The Fourth of July is almost here…which means that Pennsylvanians will be barbecuing, picnicking, and, most importantly, launching fireworks! To help you plan a fun and safe holiday event, we’ve compiled a checklist of friendly reminders on fireworks safety. If you plan to launch your … Read more about “Pop Goes the Fourth”: Fireworks Safety in Phoenixville, PA
POP, BANG, BOOM: Modifications to Pennsylvania’s Fireworks Law
July 4 is almost here! If you are planning on launching fireworks as part of your celebration, there are some new changes to Pennsylvania law. In October of 2017, the fireworks law was modified in Pennsylvania, making it legal for state residents to purchase and use “Class C” fireworks. According … Read more about POP, BANG, BOOM: Modifications to Pennsylvania’s Fireworks Law
Four Tips Lancaster, PA Drivers Can Follow to Avoid Hydroplaning
It's summer! The summer season brings heat, but also the potential for rain and heavy thunderstorms. Rain can cause accidents, even for experienced drivers. One of the main rain related dangers is Hydroplaning. Hydroplaning occurs when the tires of your car begin to ride on top of standing water, … Read more about Four Tips Lancaster, PA Drivers Can Follow to Avoid Hydroplaning
Full Tort v. Limited Tort: Is there a Difference?
The world of Auto Insurance can be complicated and confusing. In Pennsylvania, policy holders have the option to choose between limited and full tort insurance coverage. Choosing between these two areas of coverage is the most important decision you will make when preparing your auto insurance … Read more about Full Tort v. Limited Tort: Is there a Difference?
3 fundamental motorcycle safety tips
Riding a motorcycle comes with a lot of freedom. Few things feel quite as exhilarating as hopping on your bike and enjoying a ride. However, there are risks to riding a motorcycle. You are more exposed to road hazards and less protected than when you are inside a vehicle. If you adhere to some … Read more about 3 fundamental motorcycle safety tips
Who is legally responsible for a trucking collision?
When you get into an collision with a semitruck that was not your fault, the trucker is most likely responsible. The driver may have been drunk, drowsy, distracted or reckless in any other way. However, in other instances, the driver may not be liable, or at least not the only one. It is … Read more about Who is legally responsible for a trucking collision?
Common causes of distractions for truckers
When you hear the words distracted drivers, the first thing that may come to mind is regular motorists. You see and hear about distracted passenger vehicle drivers in Pennsylvania every day. But if you happen to travel the stretch of the I-81 highway near Carlisle, you are probably no stranger to … Read more about Common causes of distractions for truckers
3 reasons auto injuries may not be immediately apparent
When you get in a car collision, your initial reaction may simply be thankfulness to be alive. Indeed, many collisions end in fatality, so if you are still breathing, you are fortunate. The shock of the situation and the rush of feelings often precede awareness of any physical injuries, though, and … Read more about 3 reasons auto injuries may not be immediately apparent
3 of the most common car collision myths
Car collisions are one of the most stressful situations you can find yourself in, but they are also a common occurrence. According to Forbes, the average driver files a claim for a collision about every 18 years, so that means you are likely to experience at least a few collisions within your … Read more about 3 of the most common car collision myths
3 ways to expedite recovery from an injury
Being injured is not only painful. It is also inconvenient as it limits your abilities, and it is expensive as medical bills accumulate. You are likely anxious to make a full recovery, but sometimes this eagerness can lead to actions which actually prolong recovery time. If you want to feel back up … Read more about 3 ways to expedite recovery from an injury