Posts Tagged“auto”

Car insurance is one of the realities of being an adult, at least if you want to be able to drive where you want, when you want. But most car owners don’t know a great deal about their own car insurance. In fact, there is a great deal of variation in the cost and coverage options available through competing insurers. There are many things that won’t have an impact on your car insurance quote, but others are very significant. Here are a few. What Kind of Car Do You Have? The newer and more expensive your car is, the more it will…

Of all means of travel, road trips are the most common. About 35 percent of Americans will take one for both business and personal. You can create beautiful memories with friends and family, but remember that driving in vehicles entails substantial risks. More people die in car accidents than by any other means of travel, and you need to take precautions both before and during your trip. Don’t let the statistics dissuade you from going; rather, let them inspire you to practice some road-trip safety measures. 1. Drive Safely  Stay on your best driving behavior. Your actions can make all…

DUI punishments in Oregon are some of the toughest in the country. And, while you may be a native to Oregon, and fully aware of this, there is always the chance you have a mishap and get pulled over on suspicion of driving while under the influence. Today we are going to look at just what can happen to you if you are travelling through one of the most popular places in Oregon on a road trip and get pulled over for a DUI.  In particular, we are going to discuss what you are up against should you get pulled…

As a driver there are so many reason why you need to be considerate and calm when you are behind the wheel, or in charge of a motorbike. Driving sensibly has so many benefits and it is always recommended that you drive in this way. The laws of the road exist to protect us and even though the manner in how you drive is not always recommended by law necessarily, it is vital that you adopt a smart and sensible driving approach. If you were in any doubt as to why you should be driving sensibly, here are just a…

A vehicle collision can be traumatic in more ways than one. Not only do you have to deal with the physical issues, but you may also have to face chronic pain and long-term emotional effects down the road. How you handle these lingering repercussions could affect your health and happiness for years to come. Four Tips for Dealing With the Abiding Effects When a person is involved in a serious car accident, he or she typically receives generous amounts of sympathy and support from family and friends. But as the days turn into weeks, weeks into months, and months add…

It can all happen in a flash. There you are stopped at a red light when a texting addict slams into your back end. Smacking your head hard into your steering wheel, you are jarred into a state of shock – am I hurt? Should I call 911? How do I interact with the driver who just hit me? Don’t wait until this scenario is forced upon you before thinking about the answer to these questions and others. Knowing what to do when an accident happens will allow you to act correctly, increasing the odds this incident will have minimal…

One of the most popular crimes which people who are for the most part ‘law abiding’ commit is that of a DUI or driving under the influence. Sometimes this can be a drunken error made because your judgement is impaired, some times it could be as the result of drinking the night before and driving the next day without realizing that you are still over the limit. Whatever the case, it is important to remember just how serious a DUI is and there are many people sitting in jails across the USA who were those ‘law abiding’ people that made…

It’s understandable why you like to save money. After all, if you’re like most people, you’re not earning enough to buy everything you want. Moreover, even if you’re wealthy, you’re unlikely to buy something at store A when you can get the exact same thing at store B. You’d also consider it unwise to pay more for one travel package to Disneyland when you can get a much better price with another travel agent. Since most businesses understand the value of offering savings to attract more customers, with many companies even making it a branding statement—Walmart encourages you to pay less and…

When you’ve injured in a car accident at the hands of someone else, what first comes to your mind? For many drivers or passengers, their health is the top concern. Once cleared health-wise, focus on holding those responsible who’ve injured you. In doing that, the matter becomes finding the right personal injury lawyer to take on your case. In looking for a personal injury lawyer in Raleigh, North Carolina, what is most important? Among the focal points: Results – Even with many talented young legal pros out there, look to see if they have a proven track record. You want…

The Mazda MX 5 is a beacon on the landscape of popular cars for its affordability, style, and highly enjoyable motoring. The newest version of the Mazda MX 5 radically undercuts other sports cars in terms of price, but doesn’t skimp on features or benefits. We take a look at the best things about this popular vehicle. 1. Simple, Stylish Interior The dash in the Mazda MX 5 is simply designed to suit the needs of the driver, and everything is laid out with convenience and style in mind. It has somewhat of a cockpit feel when you are sitting…