Image by Pexels from Pixabay It doesn’t matter if you’re a new driver or have years of experience, the fact is that safety is a key concern on the roads whoever you are. Driving is such a commonplace part of our day to day lives that we often take for granted just how quickly a regular commute, or cruise around town, can turn into a very dangerous situation. While we cannot control the behavior of the other drivers of the road, we can keep safety always on the brain and … [Read more...] about Top Tips to Stay Safe While Driving
Hundreds of road traffic accidents happen every day causing all sorts of injuries and sometimes even fatal. If drivers are distracted at the wheel, this takes their focus away from the road, and if all the drivers are distracted, then it's hazardous. Drivers are often tired after being at the wheel for a long time, resulting in errors that could have easily been prevented. There are many reasons why accidents occur, but here are the top five: Photo by Mary Whitney from … [Read more...] about Risks You Need To Be Aware Of When Driving
The road is a dangerous place at the best of times, but with the increase in the population and the rise of working folk commuting by car, we have to be incredibly careful when we take to the roads. If you want to become a safer driver this year, follow some of the tips below. Allow Enough Time The problem with so many of us these days is that we are in a rush. You might have a busy day planned, however racing around the roads like a lunatic is just plain stupid and could be endangering many … [Read more...] about Staying Safe on the Road This Year
We are heading full speed ahead into prom season - and some of you may have already had your senior prom. Here at Life in a House, we're big on educating, informing, and keeping our kids safe so they can grow up to be amazing adults with bills and a mortgage just like mom and dad! Seriously though, I'm reaching out to my readers about an upcoming article - possibly a series of articles - where I want to share YOUR stories so that we can hopefully work together to save the lives of our … [Read more...] about Prom Season – Are You Going to Be a Statistic?
Getting behind the wheel of a car is a major milestone for teens and one that comes with enormous responsibility. You may have heard of Ethan Couch and his absolutely shocking lack of responsibility. Don’t deprive your kids the chance at learning responsibility early. These eight tips will help you teach your kids to be responsible children with automobiles - both as drivers and as vehicle owners. Inform your child of the importance of vehicle maintenance. Vehicles need regular up-keep … [Read more...] about Tips for Teaching Children Responsibility with Automobiles