Articles by: Kate Gallagher
Fun Facts on Driver-Friendly States cover image

Ever wondered which states had the lowest gas prices? Maybe you are looking at moving from a big city like New York to someplace else with a short commute time? Find out some fun facts and answers to these questions now! We also take a look at the best overall road quality, lowest average insurance […]

The Dangers and Costs of Distracted Driving cover image

Distracted driving has become a serious problem for drivers of all ages. Distracted driving is where the driver’s attention to the road and control over the vehicle are distracted in some manner such as: Eating Drinking Texting Talking on a Smartphone Using the GPS Changing the Radio Station Putting on Makeup Shaving Daydreaming/Drowsy Driving There […]

Online Traffic School During Quarantine Infographic cover image

Depending on what state you hold a driver license in, the type of violation you have received, and where you were ticketed, an online traffic school can have a variety of benefits. It is important to note as well that traffic school may also go by defensive driving, driving safety or driver improvement depending on […]

Pedestrian Accident Statistics Infographic Cover

The number of pedestrian accidents where a motor vehicle is involved has been on the rise. Between 2009 and 2017, there was a 48% increase in the number of pedestrian fatalities. One interesting fact is that 20% of pedestrian fatalities are caused by hit and run drivers! There are several risk factors that contributed to […]

Father teaching his son how to drive.

New York State has a graduated license law that results in two different types of licenses: Junior Driver’s Licenses and Senior Driver’s Licenses. Junior licenses are for new drivers who are under the age of 18. Senior licenses are for drivers who are 18 years or older, who have completed all necessary licensing requirements. What […]

Safe Driving Tips Infographic Cover

Whether you have been driving for years or are just preparing to get your driver’s license, it is essential to learn and practice safe driving all the time. There can be so many things that you may not want to do—like wearing your seatbelt. Yet, doing them ensures you and your passengers arrive safe and […]

Police Officer Arresting Drug Dealer

One question many new and young drivers have in Texas is “Can you be arrested for a traffic violation?” Certain offenses would clearly warrant being arrested, such as: DUI/DWI Dangerous/Reckless Driving Driving on a Suspended/Revoked Driver License Yet, there are also other minor offenses where one can be arrested in Texas by law enforcement officers. […]