• Driver Safety

  • As much as we love our cars and seeing what they are capable of, we love our families more. Careless driving kills! Roads and highways are not proving grounds for our vehicles, they are meant for basic travel. We absolutely oppose distracted driving, drinking and driving, reckless driving and excessive speed.

    Dangerous Driving by the numbers-

    Distracted Driving: In 2016, nearly 3,450 people died as a result of distracted driving and more than a 390,000 were injured in 2015.

    Drunk Driving: Nearly 29 people die every day in the US in alcohol-impaired crashes. That's one person every hour. While drunk driving crashes have declined over the last three decades, they still claim more than 10,000 lives each year.

    Excessive Speed: In 2016, speed was a contributing factor in 27% of all fatal crashes and claiming more than 10,000 lives.

    Potential Consequences-

    Fines: Range from hundreds to thousands of dollars.

    Jail Time: Depending upon offense and the state it occurs in, you may be charged with misdemeanor or a felony.

    License Suspension: The length of suspension varies depending upon offense and state.

    Points on your Driving Record: Varies according to state.

    Insurance Premium Increase: Varies depending on offense.

    Job Loss: Employers insurance may not cover drivers with certain offenses or too many offenses.

    Denial of Security Clearance: Can be an issue with military clearance or other government jobs.

    Injury or Loss of Life: No explanation necessary.