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June 26, 2017

Move to the right if car behind is in sight
Do you find yourself hanging out in the left lane on a multi-lane highway? This is one of the biggest pet peeves the Iowa DOT hears from drivers. […]
Message Monday

June 19, 2017

Driver sober – not shaken or stirred
Here’s something I bet you didn’t know – it’s National Martini Day. In true James Bond fashion, a good Martini is shaken, not stirred. A good driver is […]
Message Monday

June 12, 2017

Tired of drowsy driving? Take a break
“Asleep at the Wheel” may be a great name for a country music group, but it’s a horrible way to drive. Even a driver who’s a little bit […]
Message Monday

June 5, 2017

Go ahead, make my day – buckle up
Do you feel lucky? Luck may be the only thing you’ll have going for you if you’re in a crash and not wearing a seat belt since 75 […]
Message Monday

May 29, 2017

Freedom rocks, wheels roll… don’t lose control
For many of us on the United States, the Memorial Day holiday is a time to reflect on the sacrifices of our brave men and women who have […]
Message Monday

May 24, 2017

Planning ahead for the unexpected to keep travelers safer
With research showing that at least 94 percent of traffic crashes are caused by decisions made by the driver, we can expect traffic crashes to continue to be […]
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May 22, 2017

Perform best under pressure? Your tires don’t
Next to your brakes, your tires are the most important safety devices on your vehicle. This time of year the temperature can fluctuate quite a bit. It’s good […]
Message Monday

May 16, 2017

New technologies make Iowa work zones safer
Last year, 13 people died in crashes in Iowa road work zones. In every crash, there is usually more than one specific cause, but nearly 94 percent of […]
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May 15, 2017

Just like mom hugs, seat belt hugs save lives
With Mother’s Day in the rear view mirror, we’re reminded of the small things in life that can have a huge impact. A mother’s caring touch in a […]
Message Monday