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The Dos and Don'ts of Holiday Travel
November 16, 2018
Whether you're battling airport crowds the Wednesday before Thanksgiving or fighting through highway traffic on Christmas Eve, getting anywhere can be a massive hassle. This list of what to do, and what not to do, can help make your trip a lot more pleasant.
By Safeco
Safe driving in winter weather
November 9, 2018
Millions of Americans will be traveling this holiday season, and if it's anything like previous years, a lot of that travel will be on the road. Last year, AAA estimated that more than 100 million Americans were planning a trip of more than 50 miles during the holidays—and that was just between Dec. 23 and Jan. 1.

Of course, winter weather creates a unique set of challenges on local roadways, too. So even if you're not headed out of town, these safety tips can help you make it through the season safely.
By Safeco
emergency preparedness
September 1, 2018
If a massive disaster wiped out power to your region right now, with no hope of recovery for at least several days, would you be ready? Would you have a way to connect with your family? Would you have enough nonperishable food for everyone? In short, do you have the right plan and supplies to get through an emergency?

September is National Preparedness Month, designed to encourage Americans to ask those kinds of questions — and take steps to ensure they can answer "yes."
By Safeco