Kentucky Distracted Driving Laws

Distracted driving in the Bluegrass State is never a good idea. According to a study by the Kentucky Transportation Center, inattention, distraction and cell phone use are responsible for 43.1% of all collisions. Between 2004 and 2008 cell phone use was responsible for 331 fatalities in Kentucky. To help keep yourself and everyone else on […]

Missouri Distracted Driving Laws

According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, driver inattention was a contributing factor in 22,491 traffic crashes in 2012. In that same time, there were 357 crashes where texting while driving was a contributing factor. These statistics are the reason that many states have put in place distracted driving laws. Make sure you know what your […]

Split Dispatch for an Auto Transport and Moving truck

Your planning your next BIG move and everything must go…EVERYTHING! Your belongings, family and personal vehicle. So you’ll probably need to move your belongings in a moving truck and tow your personal vehicle on an auto transport. Here are a few tips for if you are considering this option. Auto Transport vs. Tow Dolly Once […]

Attorneys General Against Distracted Driving

The distracted driving data is out. We know that talking on the phone, and more importantly, texting, causes serious and fatal accidents. There isn’t anyway around it, distracted driving is a serious issue. Whether you are behind the wheel of a moving truck for a cross-country haul, or in your own personal vehicle on the way […]

Nebraska Distracted Driving Laws

Driving in Nebraska is a necessity.  In a state, known for its rural towns and farming, getting around by public transportation is challenging outside of the more urban areas of Lincoln and Omaha.  This is why it was so important for Nebraska to commit resources to stop distracted driving.  Driving is a privilege,  we have […]

Distracted Driving and Moving don’t mix

When it comes to the digital world, we have become accustomed to using our phones for everything from communicating, finding nearby services, mapping routes, and even taking notes.  Having the world at your fingertips 24/7 is part of our lifestyle and can be hard to turn off.  But when it comes to driving, we need […]

Michael Richards and Distracted Driving

Taking Your Life in Your Hands Arm pinned beneath his overturned truck, waiting on the paramedics to arrive, Michael Richards thought about his life. Every beat of his heart sent blood rushing to his mangled arm, and Richards wondered if this was the end. “All it took was 1.7 seconds,” Richards remembered. “The state police […]

Distracted Driving: Arizona

Arizona is a land of roads. Vehicles are often necessary to move around the large state. Driving is a privilege and that we have to be responsible not only for ourselves, but also for our passengers and other drivers on the road. Remember that your number one responsibility is to drive safely! When it comes to […]

Distracted Driving: South Dakota

The Mount Rushmore State varies in weather and driving laws from other states, so your driving style has to change too. Here are some tips on driving safety in South Dakota: Phone Calls While Driving According to a 2010 Pew Research Center Survey, 36% of teens say they have been involved in a near-crash because […]

Distracted Driving: Alabama

Alabama Department of Safety reminds us in the state’s driving manual that driving is a privilege and that we have to be responsible not only for ourselves, but also for our passengers and other drivers on the road. Always remember that your number one responsibility and task is driving safely! When it come to The Heart of Dixie, […]

Distracted Driving Resources

As a towing expert, I’m often talking to people about safe trailering practices, from properly selecting a hitch to proper cargo weight distribution. While these things are good to know, nothing is more important to driving safety than the simple act of being aware and attentive. Whether you’re driving to work, school, or undertaking a more serious endeavor like a cross-country […]

Moving without a License

Maybe it’s suspended, maybe you never got it or maybe you just lost it inconveniently right before your move. Whatever the reason is, don’t worry. Moving without a license is possible! So how do you move without actually driving? You hire helpers!  The Moving Helpers® will show up when and where you want them to assist […]