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Teach teen drivers by example

Your speeches on driving responsibly won’t work with your teens unless you’re setting a good example. Many parents aren’t. A survey by Liberty Mutual Insurance and Students Against Destructive Decisions shows that 91 percent of teens say... read more

Tort Reform Hurts Health Care for Everyone

An article in the Huffington Post posits that not only does tort reform not positively impact health care and its costs, but it actually leads to poorer care for all patients.  The article summarizes studies performed by the Northwestern University, Institute for... read more

Austin Road Deaths on Rise

Authorities said the alarming trend of fatal crashes slowed in 2014, but the pace of traffic deaths on Austin roadways so far this year has increased. Police records show there were three traffic fatalities in January 2014, but, so far this month, seven people have... read more

We made the top 100 insurance blogs

Though we are focused on accidents and injuries, we often write about insurance and the changes in the law since the whole purpose of insurance is to put an injured person back in the place they were before.  You can check out the infographic below (we’re number... read more

Watch for those yellow jackets in fall

Yellow jacket is the common name in North America for predatory wasps. They can be identified by their distinctive markings and a rapid, side to side flight pattern prior to landing. All females are capable of stinging. Despite the fear in humans, yellow jackets are... read more

Fire Prevention Week October 5-11

Theme for 2014: Smoke alarms save lives! Not all fires are the same. There are two kinds of smoke alarm technologies in common use: ionization and photoelectronic. They detect two different types of fire, say the experts at Ionization Smoke Alarms are... read more

Buying a Car for a Teen Driver

Though they cost a little more find a car with these ‘must haves’ for teen driver safety. The Insurance Institute is well known for its safety ratings of new cars. Recently they have published their first safety ratings for used cars priced at $20,000 or... read more

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