All Above Average Drivers: Raise Your Hand. Really?

By Art Liggio on Sep 19, 2019 11:30:00 AM

Road to Improvement written on desert roadEach year Driving Dynamics trains thousands of drivers across North America through its one day, behind-the-wheel advanced safety courses. During the group discussions our instructors normally ask trainees to ‘raise their hand if they feel they’re above average drivers. Invariably, the vast majority do raise their hands backed up by comments such as: “You bet I am, I haven’t had an accident or a fender bender in over 20 years.” Hey. I know everything there is about driving correctly. As a matter of fact, I just taught my kid how to drive.”

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Don't Let Your Approach to Driver's Ed Fall Into the Parent Trap

By Art Liggio on Aug 28, 2019 2:03:00 PM

Excited woman buying a car and holding keysPicture this scenario: You, an experienced driver, are traveling through the city at the posted speed-limit. You find yourself negotiating busy intersections, changing traffic patterns―then all of a sudden your phone rings. What is your next move? What would you do if your teen was in the car beside you?

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Driving Through Wonderland: A Dreamy and Dangerous Distraction

By Art Liggio on Jul 18, 2019 2:04:00 PM

Young man driving car made of sheet of paper-1Part four of Driving Dynamics' four-part blog series during our 90-day Distracted Driving Awareness campaign. See below for our free driver safety e-lesson offer for fleet professionals.

 

We all daydream occasionally; maybe a bit more than we realize. It’s fun, sometimes relaxing, and perhaps good for our mental health. But the truth be told; it can also have dangerous consequences if it happens while operating a vehicle.

 

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Encourage Your Drivers to Abandon All Aspects of Distracted Driving Every Day

By Art Liggio on Jun 3, 2019 10:37:00 AM

ManGroomingDDPart three of Driving Dynamics' four-part blog series for our 90-day Distracted Driving Awareness campaign. See below for our free driver safety e-lesson offer.

 

As a fleet-based organization, it’s your duty to educate your drivers on how to cease dangerous driving activities and encourage them to practice safe driving every time they enter a vehicle.

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Establish and Maintain Safety Zones to Avoid Rear-End Collisions

By Art Liggio on Mar 19, 2019 10:04:00 AM

Rear-End Collision 144189667The rear-end collision is the most common type of automobile crash.  Almost 40% of the six million accidents that happen each year are rear-end collisions. Furthermore, almost 87% of the crashes were caused from drivers not paying adequate attention to the road.

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