Category Archives: Driving Tips

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Driver fatigue kills

Driver fatigue kills Sleepiness and driving is a dangerous combination. Most people are aware of the dangers of drinking and driving but don’t realize that drowsy driving can be just as fatal. Like alcohol, sleepiness slows reaction time, decreases awareness, impairs judgment and increases your risk of crashing. Source of Driver Fatigue Kills infographic  DRIVER […]

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Tint car windows in the winter

Most guides that talk about why you should tint car windows focus on summer. After all, tinted car windows lessen the heat from the sun when it gets the most unbearable. It also significantly protects your eyes from the sun’s glare, increase safety and security by holding together window shards during an accident and not […]

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Could Your Car Seat Save Your Child Life

Infographic – Could Your Car Seat Save Your Child’s Life? When travelling in a car, babies and young children are required by law to travel in a suitably-sized seat which conforms to road safety regulations. In Canada, for instance, any child car seat labels need to be printed in both French and English, while the […]

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Dangers Of Spring Driving

Spring showers and flowers are often joined by a handful of seasonal driving hazards. Find out what to avoid, and use our spring driving tips to get you and your car safely to summer. Why spring driving is dangerous With winter fading into the background and better weather all around, you’d think the roads would […]

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Driving in Snow Storm Tips

  Make sure that mirrors, all windows and the top of your vehicle are free of snow or frost before heading out Stay alert, slow down and stay in control Keep your vehicle in proper working order with all fluids topped up Don’t tailgate. Leave lots of room between you and other vehicles Stay well behind […]

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Winter tires

“Major advances in tire technology have led to dramatic improvements in cold-weather driving performance,” explains Carolyn Goard, Communications Manager for the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada. “Winter tires offer dramatic improvement in driver control and vehicle safety in all driving conditions — whether the roads are dry, snow covered, icy or slushy,” she adds. But […]