7 Holiday Driving Tips

holiday driving tips

The holidays are upon us and while Thanksgiving is over, Christmas and New Years are right around the corner. The rest of December is going to be a filled with lots of food, tons of travel and far too many opportunities to cause an accident.

By preparing in advance, you and your family can enjoy the remaining festivities without being harmed and without causing harm to others.

Greg Coleman Law shares 7 holiday driving tips to keep you and your family safe.

  1. Have a designated driver
  2. Do not drive and drink
  3. Prepare a list of cab companies
  4. Secure your home and do not post on social media that you will be away
  5. Sleep well the night before you travel
  6. Conduct an equipment check and ensure you have a spare tire
  7. Plan your route in advance and also plan an alternate

The holiday season also brings greater scrutiny from law enforcement officials. It is highly recommended that you follow all traffic laws and moderate your speed to the weather conditions.

Things like keeping your speed down and wearing your seatbelt can make all the difference. These simple strategies can ensure that you and your family have the safest holiday travel season yet.

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If your or a loved one has been harmed in a holiday driving accident, call an injury lawyer at our law firm today at (865) 247-0080.