One of the most important things about driving is staying safe, so you want to make sure your car is safe too.
When you pick out a vehicle to buy, it’s a big purchase. There are many factors to consider such as size, look, color, economical factors and safety. How you choose out of those categories may vary, but car safety should be at the top of the list. If you’re curious about your car’s safety rating, you can check it out at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Car safety parts
Do you ever think about the parts of your car that keep you safe on the road or in the event of an accident?
Airbags: a cushion built into a vehicle that deploy and protect occupants from hitting the vehicle interior or other objects the instant a crash begins.
Seatbelts: attach drivers and passengers to seats to restrain and prevent occupants from getting hurt and projecting from the vehicle.
Child Safety: regulations and seats to keep children safe inside vehicles as they grow.
Car Kits: emergency and homemade kits in vehicles to assist drivers in the event of an accident, weather or being stranded.
Having a safe vehicle is the first step to protecting yoursel f in the event of an accident; the second is protecting your vehicles with car insurance. If you have questions about auto insurance protection, visit Direct Auto Insurance at one of our locations, online at Directgeneral.com or call us at 1-877-GO-Direct (1-877-463-4732).