We know that many of you travel and coordinate that as part of your schooling. A few things to keep in mind…….
Are you and your family planning the road trip of a life time? As exciting and thrilling as road trips can be they can turn into a real bummer if you are ill prepared. Prior to leaving for your road trip vacay there are some tasks you should check off your to do list. Make sure all regularly scheduled maintenance is completed on your vehicle such as oil changes, tune ups, or changing of brake pads. Be sure tire pressure is at an acceptable level and tires are free of bulges and tears. If your battery has build up on the terminals clean it off. Now that you have completed car maintenance tasks go ahead and pack up the vehicle, do not forget your first aid kit in case of emergencies. Remember delicious snacks and movies for the kids. When routing your route with your GPS check out rest stops you may want to stop at along the way. Once you are on your way practice excellent road manners and your defensive drivingskills to ensure your road trip is a safe one.
About the Author: Danny Dodd is a defenstive driving instructor with a passion for helping people become better, safer drivers.