• New IIHS Ratings for Pedestrian Crash Safety

    New IIHS Ratings for Pedestrian Crash Safety

    The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety is rolling out a new crash test. However, it’s not the usual test for vehicle collisions. Instead, it measures how effective active safety systems are at preventing accidents with pedestrians. Here’s what you need to know about these new tests, what you should look for when shopping for a

  • Driving in Canada

    Driving in Canada

    Weak currency, cooler weather, and ample tourist opportunities make Canada a great place to visit this time of year. With places like Toronto and Thunder Bay within a day’s drive, it makes sense to go by car. What do you need to cross the border? Do you need additional car insurance? Are there differences in

  • Staying Safe when Driving in Fog

    Staying Safe when Driving in Fog

    Driving in fog is more dangerous than you think. Each year, the National Weather Service estimates there are 511 deaths caused by fog each year. That’s 25% higher than the rate of winter weather-related casualties. Knowing how to deal with foggy driving and when to avoid it could keep you from being involved in one

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