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February 24, 2015

Pass on left drive on right
Do those “left-lane drivers” get you down-right mad? According to Iowa law, drivers on interstates and expressways should drive in the right lane and use the left lane […]
Message Monday

February 16, 2015

Drive to Save Lives
23 traffic deaths this year… Convincing people that Zero is an appropriate goal isn’t a problem. We all want our friends and family members to live to see […]
Message Monday

February 11, 2015

Zero Fatalities updated for 2015
February 16, 2015 marked the launch of the updated Zero Fatalities campaign on Iowa’s roads. Statistics are just numbers until your loved one becomes one of the numbers. No […]
Featured Blog

February 9, 2015

Hey Bobblehead Stop Looking at Your Phone
21 traffic deaths this year… Everyone around you knows when you are texting and driving.  You look like a bobblehead figurine sitting on top of a loud speaker […]
Message Monday

February 2, 2015

Don’t Drive Angry
18 traffic deaths this year… Since 1887, Americans have eagerly awaited Punxsutawney Phil’s weather prediction a an early spring or six more weeks of winter. Whether winter or […]
Message Monday

January 26, 2015

In the Blink of an Eye You Could Die
12 traffic deaths this year… Life goes by pretty fast, especially when traveling 70 mph down the interstate or on your way to the grocery store.  Always be […]
Message Monday

January 19, 2015

It’s Not a Race, Leave Some Space
7 traffic deaths this year… You’re not up-and-coming NASCAR driver Austin Dillon and I-35 is not the Talladega Superspeedway. So, practice safe driving and stop drafting the car […]
Message Monday

January 12, 2015

Don’t Crowd the Plow—20 Hit Last Week
6 traffic deaths this year… Last week’s winter storms were hard on our staff and snow plows.  There were 20 separate incidents involving our trucks, but luckily there […]
Message Monday

January 11, 2015

Shattered Lives
The weeping old man steadied himself on the casket containing the battered little bodies of his two great-grandsons. Several of their favorite toys surrounded the boys on the […]
Real Life Stories