Monthly Archives: August 2013

Video: AAMI Skilled Drivers Course

This week’s video is from Australia, but since American school kids are about to go back to school, we thought it was timely. It’s worth mentioning that here in the U.S.A., many DMVs and insurance companies offer similar courses, as … Continue reading

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Feds Consider School Bus Safety

Responding, in part, to school bus accidents in Florida and New Jersey, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) met recently to consider whether or not stricter safety requirements for school buses should be required across the country. Florida and New … Continue reading

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Rhode Island Passes Auto-Body Bill

A month ago, Governor Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island put into effect a law that will disallow insurance companies from “totaling” a vehicle (declaring it a total loss) if it can be restored to it’s pre-accident state for less than … Continue reading

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Lightning Strike Kills DUI Database

Drunk drivers in South Carolina got a temporary reprieve last month, when the data server upon which 22 year’s worth of information – including evidence – was stored was struck by lightning. We’re not making that up. According to Thom … Continue reading

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Video: Why Insurance

This video is from Canada, which has a smaller (and supposedly more polite) population than the U.S., but they have similar traffic and insurance issues, so their response to “Why Insurance?” is relevant to us as well. Enjoy.

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