Navigation Links
Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, LLC Encourages Parents to Talk to Teens about Distracted Driving In Light of a Recent Fatal Accident
Date:4/10/2013

Houston, Texas (PRWEB) April 10, 2013

For many parents, the day your child passes their road test is both a moment of pride and a moment of fear. There are many dangers on the road. Inexperienced drivers such as teens are more susceptible to the risks motorists face every day – especially when it comes to distracted driving. Recently, in Dumas, 5 teens were killed after an SUV struck a gas tanker, as reported by CNN. The SUV, driven by a 16-year old, ran a stop sign.

Unfortunately, motor vehicle wrecks are the number 1 killer of youths in the United States. The good news is that, according to the National Highway Traffic Administration, the overall number of traffic fatalities has been declining at a record rate. Nonetheless, the insurance agents at Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, LLC do not want to see any Texas residents become impacted by fatal crashes. With distracted driving being one of the leading causes of fatal traffic accidents, it is important to educate young drivers about ways to effectively avoid distractions.

Important distractions to avoid while driving:

  •     Text messaging
  • Talking on a cell phone – there are many hands-free and Bluetooth devices available for use, but even answering a phone call can be too distracting for many new drivers
  • Eating and drinking
  • Surfing the web on your Smartphone
  • Grooming – i.e. putting on makeup, checking the mirror, or removing or putting on articles of clothing
  • Adjusting the stereo- whether it is the CD player or radio
  • Using the GPS
  • Talking to passengers – or even singing along to the radio
  • Road rage

When driving, remind your teens that it is best to avoid all distractions. It is always safer to pull over to handle anything that involves taking your eyes off of the road for even a split second. Avoiding distractions can save lives and avoid accidents all together.

Safe driving has its perks, too. For motorists who take defensive driving courses, or go for long periods of time accident-free, there are many discounts available on auto insurance policies. Texas residents with questions about driving safety courses or policy-related questions are encouraged to give the local agents at Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, LLC a call today. They are always willing to help the community stay safe.

About Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, LLC:
Located in the heart of Houston, Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, LLC is proud to serve the entire state of Texas. The agency continually offers quality coverage and superior customer service while offering low rates due to its Nationwide carrier. The 20 agents that comprise Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, LLC write auto, home, commercial and health insurance policies. The agency’s staff is divided into teams to help assist its clients who have specific insurance needs.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/4/prweb10588202.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Local Texas Insurance Agency, Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, Encourages Residents to Update Insurance Policies for 2013
2. Learn About the Importance of Renters Insurance from Noltensmeyer Insurance Services, LLC
3. Disparities in treatment of children in the emergency department based on their insurance status
4. InsuranceCalculator.net Now Provides Competitive Car Insurance Quotes To Missouri Drivers
5. InsuranceCalculator.net Now Provides Competitive Car Insurance Quotes To Maryland Drivers
6. How MyTownInsurance.com Helps Insurance Carriers Manage their Loss Exposure through On-Line Marketing
7. InsuranceCalculator.net Now Provides Competitive Car Insurance Quotes To South Carolina Drivers
8. InsuranceCalculator.net Now Provides Competitive Car Insurance Quotes To Louisiana Drivers
9. InsuranceCalculator.net Now Provides Competitive Car Insurance Quotes To Kentucky Drivers
10. MyTownInsurance.com Reveals How Project CAP and Insurance Agoragate will Take Away Market Share from the Captive Insurance Carriers and give it back to the Independents
11. IntelliQuote Works to Educate Consumers about the Importance of Life Insurance Protection and to Make Coverage More Readily Available
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... The ... Drug Development through Molecular Imaging.” The focus of ADDMI-IG will be geared towards ... and development pipeline issues. Through ADDMI-IG WMIS will provide a platform for productive ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... Miami, FL (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... ... deep dive into the unique integrative medical wellness offerings of Europe, a continent that ... in Tyrol, Austria will hear from numerous pioneers in medical wellness, including Henri Chenot, ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... ... Casa Velas, an adults-only boutique hotel in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, introduces a ... wellness suites . The two 1,350 sq. ft. suites which debuted in late 2015 ... amenities, from a custom soap selection and in-suite exercise kit to a personal wellness ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... America Walks , a ... M.S.L., M.S.P.A., of the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health , ... Ms. Reichbaum and 24 other advocates from around the country to participate in a ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... "FCPX LUT Intense allows users to ... said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , With the FCPX ... add stylish color grades to their footage. A LUT is a Lookup Table that ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... Los innovadores de COMBO[TM], ... introduce catéteres para la intervención de extremidades inferiores ... global especializada en el suministro de soluciones vasculares ... incluyendo productos para tratar la enfermedad arterial periférica. ... los dispositivos de primera entrada de la compañía ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , May 24, 2016 ... elkaar verbindt, zodat zij collectief patiënten kunnen behandelen, hun ... is het idee achter de nieuwe en revolutionaire MDLinking ... van de Nederlandse vaatchirurg dr. Hans Flu en oncologisch ... app, die inmiddels beschikbaar is, wordt op dinsdag 24 ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... York , May 23, 2016 ... report titled, " Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Market - Global ... - 2023 ." According to the report, the exocrine ... CAGR of 8.3% from 2015 to 2023 to reach ... (EPI) is a condition characterized by the deficiency of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: