Safe Driving Tips to Live By
Every year, motor vehicle crashes wreak havoc on our roads and cause thousands of deaths and injuries. In 2016, more than 40,000 people lost their lives in crashes in the U.S. Learn how to avoid an accident by following these safe driving tips.
Avoid driving while distracted by refraining from:
According to experts, when drivers take their eyes off the road, they will greatly increase their chance of causing an accident. By keeping your eyes focused on the road and being aware of other drivers, you have a greater chance of avoiding a crash.
It Takes Only a Split Second …
Texting while driving takes your eyes off the road for five seconds, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. If a driver is traveling 55 mph, that's enough time to cover the length of a football field blindfolded.
Know when not to drive:
About NJM Insurance Company’s Commitment to Safety
NJM is the Garden State’s leading workers’ compensation carrier and a leader in personal and commercial auto and homeowners insurance. Founded more than a century ago, we have earned a reputation for service, integrity and financial stewardship. NJM’s enduring commitment to safety can be traced back to our earliest days — with a focus that has expanded from improving conditions in manufacturing facilities to helping keep drivers safe on our roads.