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What Car Drivers Need to Know about Motorcycles
What Car Drivers Need to Know about Motorcycles
May 27, 2019
Motorcyclists are much more vulnerable than car and truck drivers and passengers. Not only are there many more cars and trucks on the road, but there's no such thing as a "fender bender" for a motorcyclist. Even a low-speed collision can seriously injure a rider, not to mention total the bike, so it's important to always give motorcycles extra space and an extra look.

Included are six tips to help you safely share the road with motorcyclists.
By Safeco
Boating season is here-are you up to speed on safety?
May 27, 2019
With spring in full bloom and summer just on the horizon, prime boating season is upon us. And you might notice more people on the water than ever, because sales of recreational boats have been growing at a steady clip for seven consecutive years now, according to the National Marine Manufacturers Association.

May 18-24 is National Safe Boating Week and we've compiled some tips for anyone who's about to climb aboard.
By Safeco
avoid deadly distractions behind the wheel
January 29, 2019
Not texting is a start, but there's more to safe driving

Here's the bad news: Distracted driving causes thousands of accidents every year, many of them fatal. The good news? If you're driving, it’s 100% preventable.

You've seen them around your city or town. You may know a few of them.

And you might even be one yourself.

Distracted drivers come in all shapes and sizes, all makes and models. And even if you're not one today, you could become one at any moment—in the time it takes you to answer your phone, or check the kids in the back seat.
By Safeco