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Should motorcyclists have UM/UIM coverage?

Motorcyclists are no strangers to potential injury. But what if an uninsured or underinsured driver hits them? If they don’t have the proper coverage, they might not get the compensation they need and deserve. There are more uninsured or underinsured drivers on the road these days, especially in California. According to the Insurance Research Council, […]

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Risks from diabetic patients on the road

People may be particularly concerned about distracted or drunk drivers on the highway. However, diabetic drivers may be an unforeseen danger on the road. Considering that in 2018 there were approximately 40,000 auto accidents, it is crucial to be aware of all safety risks.  Someone with diabetes may not even consider how the condition may impact […]

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The number of phone-addicted drivers doubled last year

As in-vehicle cellphone use became more and more common in recent years, numerous states including California enacted new laws limiting how drivers are able to use phones while behind the wheel. A new report on the prevalence of distracted driving, however, is suggesting that far more needs to happen in order to prevent distracted driving-related […]

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Is drowsy driving a risk to you?

Drivers in California must share the road with all manners of other vehicles and people. This mix can be chaotic and sometimes damaging both to the driver in question as well as everyone sharing the road with them. But how dangerous is drowsy driving in particular? Does it put you at risk any more or […]

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Drivers should be aware of distracted driving laws

Distracted driving is a common problem in California and the rest of the country, and each state has adopted laws to combat this problem. According to the California Office of Traffic Safety, it is illegal to use a cell phone or other electronic device in the hand while driving. Drivers can use the hands-free method […]

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