Category Archives: Auto Safety

Hydroplaning – Prevention and Recovery

Our last blog focused on safe vehicles for your teen drivers. While the safety features we recommend are important for new drivers, they are also a plus for seasoned drivers. The topic this month is hydroplaning, an all-too-common occurrence here in the Northwest. Wet roads, often piled with leaves or pine needles, require specific driving…
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Safe Cars For Teens

Here at Collision Specialists, we value your business. More importantly, though, we think highly of all of our customers and their loved ones. This month, we want to talk to you about your teen drivers – specifically the safety of the vehicles they may drive regularly. In a perfect world, we would most likely all…
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Prevent Property Theft From Your Vehicle

One summer evening, the police held an informative training session for residents who wished to learn more about personal safety.  In neighborhoods all across town, cars were broken into, and thieves had taken cell phones, iPods, purses, wallets and countless other valuable items.  The police office at the lectern asked the crowd how many people…
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Driving – A Little More Dangerous After Daylight Savings Time Ends

It’s just an hour, but this one-hour means that our commute home will most likely be dark.  It’s always more dangerous to drive when it’s dark and the fact that it’s a peak time for drivers on the road makes it even more so.  When it’s dark outside it’s more difficult to make out objects,…
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