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  • Safety Warnings for 4 Popular Children's Car Seats

    After evaluating booster seats for toddlers (a.k.a. harness-to-booster seats), Consumer Reports has recently issued a warning regarding four popular children’s car seats due to broken parts during crash testing, causing concern amongst parents who use these products. The four seats affected include: Britax Frontier Clicktight Britax Pioneer Cosco Finale Harmony Defender 360 The magazine reported ...
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  • Pennsylvania Limited Tort Exceptions

    In Pennsylvania, you have the choice to purchase full tort or limited tort coverage from automobile insurance companies. When selecting full tort or limited tort, select carefully. Don’t be confused when selecting coverage under your auto policy. Full coverage on your vehicle like comprehensive or collision coverage has nothing to do with full tort. While limited tort may charge cheaper premiums ...
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  • Driving Safety Tips During the Winter

    Driving in the winter can be incredibly dangerous. Not only are accidents more likely to occur due to sleek and slippery roads, visibility is also far more limited. This means the rate of accidents undeniably spikes during the winter season, when the weather has an adverse effect on the road conditions. Ensuring your safety is our number one priority, so it is best you take the proper precautions ...
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  • What Should I Ask My Doctor After a Car Accident?

    It is recommended that you always see your doctor as soon as possible after being in an automobile accident . Whether you were caught in a devastating T-bone accident or just rear-ended at a low speed, you will want your physician’s input and diagnosis. Otherwise, you could be ignoring subtle injuries that can lead to some serious health issues later. In order to cover all the most important ...
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  • Child Bicycle Accidents

    It's summer and the kiddos will soon be out riding their bikes, which means a greater chance of someone getting hurt. Unfortunately, a vast amount of children’s bike accidents involve automobiles. Although drivers are expected to exhibit caution and care when it comes to kids riding bicycles, many do not. It’s important to remember that, as drivers, we must increase our awareness when children, ...
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  • Teen Driver Accidents

    Many teenagers in the United States believe that they are invincible and impervious to the tragedies of life. A minor on the cusp of adulthood typically does not comprehend the reality that life is fragile and can be changed in an instant. Due to this popular belief, teen drivers are often not as careful on the road as adults. In fact, car accidents are the leading cause of death for teenagers in ...
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  • Five Ways You Can Promote Responsible Driving Habits

    It has been calculated that around 2.5 million Americans will be injured in a car accident or other motor vehicle crash each year, and approximately another 37,000 will lose their lives. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and other similar safety associations, this number has actually gone up in recent ...
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  • Three Reasons Why Nighttime Driving Is More Dangerous Than Daytime

    The streets and highways of America are never necessarily a safe place, with thousands of car accidents happening each day across the nation. But when the sun goes down, the possibility of getting into a collision spikes significantly. According to the AAA Foundation’s research, about 30% of all serious or fatal car accidents happen between midnight and 3:00 AM, and fatal crashes throughout the ...
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  • Are There Rules for Following Cars Too Closely in Pennsylvania?

    If you are frequent driver, then it is likely that you have encountered a situation on Pottsville’s roads where another driver was following your vehicle too closely. Aside from being intimidating, having a vehicle riding your back bumper may increase the risk of an accident and significant injury occurring to both you and the driver of the other vehicle should you be forced to stop. You may think ...
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  • Covering Vehicle Repair Costs Following a Car Accident

    When referencing the expenses that result from car accidents in Pottsville, most often only consider medical bills. However, not every accident results in injury. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that of the over 5.6 million auto accidents that occurred in the U.S. in 2013, over 4 million of them resulted in property damage only . Yet whether or not an accident ...
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