Older Women Most Likely Mistake Gas Pedal For Brakes: Study

Older Women Most Likely Mistake Gas Pedal For Brakes: Study
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A new study from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration finds that most car accidents that occur because a driver mistakenly hits the gas pedal instead of the brakes involve older female drivers in parking lots. Apparently, almost two-thirds of drivers involved in this type of accident were female, and occurred more frequently with drivers… Continue Reading...

Study Finds Parents Teach Teens Bad Driving Habits

Study Finds Parents Teach Teens Bad Driving Habits
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Parents, if you want to set a good example for your teens while you’re teaching them how to drive, put down your cell phone. A new study out says that parents are prone to check their phones while teaching driving skills. This study, which was conducted by State Farm, surveyed 517 teens and their parents… Continue Reading...

Study: Women More Likely To Lie When Applying For Auto Insurance than Men

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Study: Women More Likely To Lie When Applying For Auto Insurance than Men
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Have you ever wondered why women get cheaper auto insurance than men? Is it because of their safer driving habits? According to a new study out of England, it might be because they are lying when they apply for car insurance. New research from eInsurance Group reported that 20 percent of its insurance policies sold… Continue Reading...

Study: Summer Driving May Increase Skin Cancer

Study: Summer Driving May Increase Skin Cancer
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Going out for a drive this summer? Don’t forget to wear your sunscreen. There’s a new study out that warns us that people in the US are more likely to develop skin cancer on the left side of their bodies. And the cause could be driving. You know how on a nice, warm day, you… Continue Reading...

Drive Slower and Live Longer, Study Reveals

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Drive Slower and Live Longer, Study Reveals
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We all know the side effects of speeding – tickets, loss of points, perhaps even ending up in an accident. Now a new Canadian study shows that driving decreases life expectancy. For all you drivers with heavy feet, the study presents some eye-opening facts. It determines that every hour you spend behind the wheel leads… Continue Reading...