Did you know that as of June 1st, rental car companies can no longer loan you a vehicle with an open recall for safety defects? Wondering if you’re driving a vehicle with an open recall? Visit NHTSA‘s website to find out!
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 25, 2015) – The most comprehensive research ever conducted into crash videos of teen drivers has found significant evidence that distracted driving is likely much more serious a problem than previously known, according to the Foundation for Traffic Safety. The unprecedented video analysis finds that distraction was a factor in nearly 6 out of 10 moderate-to-severe teen crashes, which is four times as many as official estimates based on police reports.
The goal of auto paint and body shops is to restore vehicles to the their original pre-damaged condition. Our services are used by both private car owners seeking to have their vehicles repaired and used car dealerships that need to have vehicles refurbished for resale.
A new traffic study reveals that too many people sitting in the backseat of vehicles involved in crashes are dying.
The Automobile Club of New York says the amount of fatalities comes from backseat passengers not buckling up, despite the state leading the way in seat belt safety.
AAA’s Alec Slatky says that over 40 percent of backseat fatalities end up being partial or full ejections, and that teens have the highest rate of unbuckled backseat occupants.
Did you know about the new Florida law requiring all children under age six to be in a car or booster seat? AAA Florida is making it easier to comply by offering free booster seats every Friday in January!
To receive a free booster seat, you must first make an appointment, and the child needs to be at least four years old. Click below for more information:
Did you know that from 2007 to 2014, the number of drivers in the U.S. with marijuana in their system increased nearly 50%. Stay Safe. Drive Sober!
AAA is forecasting over 1.2 million motorists will need roadside help this Holiday season. Make sure you are not one of them by keeping up on proper vehicle maintenance.
The development in 1923 of the nitrocellulose lacquer system was huge for the fledgling car industry. The paint came in many colors and could be applied with spray guns. The inventor was future paint giant E.I. DuPont De Nemours.Auto Body & Collision