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How to Handle These 5 Driving Emergencies

By |2023-01-20T15:20:53-04:00January 20th, 2023|Driver Safety|

How to Handle These 5 Driving Emergencies Most drivers don’t plan on encountering a driving emergency, like unsafe road conditions, vehicle issues, or even an accident. However, even experienced drivers should be prepared for different scenarios to ensure they can safely navigate them. Here’s how to handle these 5 driving emergencies Michiganders may come across. Tips to Handle These 5 Driving Emergencies Navigating Icy Roads [...]

Surviving RWD in the Winter Months

By |2022-12-22T11:51:45-04:00December 22nd, 2022|Driver Safety|

Surviving RWD in the Winter Months Navigating winter road conditions can feel daunting, especially if you have a vehicle with rear-wheel drive (RWD). However, driving with RWD isn’t the risk it used to be with the innovative technology in new vehicle models. That sophisticated technology, along with some helpful tips, can make navigating winter road conditions a breeze. Here’s everything you need to know about [...]

Preparing Teen Drivers for Winter Road Conditions

By |2022-12-16T16:04:35-04:00November 30th, 2022|Driver Safety, Helpful Tips|

Preparing Teen Drivers for Winter Road Conditions Your teen may have overcome their driving jitters in driver training, but Michigan winters can bring new obstacles and new fears. Those new jitters are understandable, as navigating in bad weather makes every aspect of driving more difficult. As a parent, you understand the risks of inclement weather, especially when snow or ice is involved. Sharing that wisdom [...]

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Drowsy Driving Prevention Week 

By |2022-11-07T13:41:45-04:00November 7th, 2022|Driver Safety|

Drowsy Driving Prevention Week  As we enter November, our schedules are busier with the upcoming holiday season and the kids back in school. Many drivers are finding themselves exhausted as they take their daily commute. It may seem harmless to drive when feeling drowsy. However, you may be surprised by the effect drowsy driving has on you and the danger it puts you and your [...]

How the Brain Works While Using a Cell Phone and Driving

By |2022-10-26T12:59:39-04:00October 26th, 2022|Auto Body Repair, Driver Safety|

How the Brain Works While Using a Cell Phone and Driving You've probably heard it before—using a cell phone while driving is dangerous. Whether it's talking or texting, using a cell phone while driving leads to distracted driving, which can increase the likelihood of an accident. So why do so many people feel comfortable talking on their cell phones while driving? It all comes down [...]

How to Regain Control When Hydroplaning

By |2022-10-17T11:18:02-04:00October 17th, 2022|Driver Safety, Helpful Tips|

How to Regain Control When Hydroplaning Hydroplaning, or when your vehicle slides uncontrollably on a wet road, can be a terrifying experience for drivers. The moment when your car is sliding on the road can feel like a lifetime as you try to correct your vehicle and steer clear of an accident. As rainy fall weather hits Michigan, it’s a good idea to learn how [...]

How Technology from MDOT Keeps Drivers Safe

By |2022-08-26T14:31:11-04:00August 26th, 2022|Driver Safety, Michigan Driving|

How Technology from MDOT Keeps Drivers Safe Technology has changed the way we navigate the roads. Just look at the newest models of cars. Most vehicles now have backup cameras, blind spot detection, and electronic stability control. Some models even have advanced driver assistance features that bring them closer to self-driving options. But what about the roads themselves? Here’s how technology from MDOT keeps drivers [...]

How to Teach Your Teen Driver About Road Safety

By |2022-07-29T13:33:46-04:00July 29th, 2022|Driver Safety|

How to Teach Your Teen Driver About Road Safety Learning to drive is a rite of passage that most teens look forward to. Once they've completed drivers training and passed their exam, they're ready to hit the open road. However, passing their driving test doesn't make it any easier for parents to think of them driving on their own. It's normal to worry about your [...]

4 Tips to Ease You Into Driving After An Accident

By |2022-07-21T06:37:35-04:00July 21st, 2022|Driver Safety|

4 Tips to Ease You Into Driving After An Accident Fighting the anxiety of driving after an accident can be difficult. It’s normal to be hesitant when driving afterward. However, building your confidence and getting back in the saddle is crucial. If you do find yourself shaken, here are 4 tips to ease you into driving after an accident. Drive With Someone Else the First [...]

I-Car Gold Class Certified Facility Prioritizes Driver Safety

By |2022-06-17T16:05:28-04:00June 17th, 2022|Auto Body Shop, Driver Safety|

I-Car Gold Class Certified Facility Prioritizes Driver Safety Technology in the automotive industry is always changing. Car manufacturers are constantly working on innovative features centered around vehicle safety and comfort.  With that in mind, your repair shop should be up-to-date on all training and techniques as well. I-Car Gold Class Certified facilities meet the most rigorous training requirements to ensure that your vehicle is fixed [...]

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