by Allison Teetsel on Jun 9, 2015
Summertime is vacation time, and for many that means lots of time spent on the road. Whether you’re headed to the amusement park, or just going to visit family, unexpected situations can compromise both your trip and your safety. Here are a few things you might run into behind the wheel – and how to handle them.
A blown tire will make your car veer toward the side of the bad tire. Here are some pointers to help you get through it safely.
Staying alert and avoiding the urge to swerve will help to keep you safe if you encounter road debris. Here are some other things to consider:
Hitting a deer or other animal will definitely put a crimp in your trip. If you encounter wildlife in the road, follow these tips:
No matter what situations you encounter on the road, it’ll help to slow down and remain calm. If you do happen to experience a vehicle malfunction or collision, pull to the side of the road, turn on your hazards, and call for roadside assistance.
Make sure that you’re prepared. Talk to your insurance agent about adding roadside assistance to your auto policy today.