Understanding Emergency Protocol
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Understanding Emergency Protocol

A few weeks ago when my car died while I was driving, I didn't really know how to handle the situation. After things went south, I pulled over as quickly as I could to wait for the tow truck driver. Unfortunately, my car was basically sitting in the middle of a busy intersection, which made it really hard for my tow truck driver to do his job. After police closed off the intersection, I was finally able to have my car towed to a shop. On my website, you might learn how to follow basic emergency protocol so that you can stay safe and expedite repairs.

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  • Top 6 Things To Do Before Your Road Trip

    15 June 2015

    Summer is here, and it's time for road trips. If you have a road trip planned, you need to make sure you're well prepared for anything that can go wrong. Here's a list of preparations to make before your trip: 1. Take your car in for a tuneup. It is essential that your car is fully prepared for the trip. Let the mechanic know that you're going on a long trip so they know to do a more thorough inspection.

  • 3 Essential Emergency Roadside Assistance Tools

    11 June 2015

    If you are gearing up for a road trip, it is important to consider the possibility of a car breakdown in the middle of nowhere, and prepare accordingly. Roadside assistance service is vital during breakdowns, but you could have to wait for hours before help gets to you, or may have no cell service to call for emergency towing. This is why it is advisable to have a small emergency kit that can help you get back on the road and reduce stress should you be faced with an unexpected car breakdown, especially when out of town.

  • Five Steps To Speeding Up Roadside Assistance

    11 June 2015

    Roadside breakdowns are inconvenient and unsafe for everyone involved. Getting help quickly and getting back onto the road as fast as possible is the goal of every driver. By being organized and aware of the risks, this is a task that is easy to accomplish. Step One: Always be prepared when you are out on the road. Carry in a wallet, on your mobile phone or with your emergency breakdown kit the phone numbers and names of the companies that offer roadside service in the areas you are traveling through.

  • Car Towing Services: Know Your Rights

    5 June 2015

    If your car breaks down and you're stranded, you will most likely need the assistance of a tow truck company. This service helps drivers get their vehicles off the road and to a service center, where they can begin repairs. But before you call the first towing company you can find, it's important to know your rights as a consumer, and to know how to deal with the towing company.

  • Preparing For Travel Season Emergencies

    3 June 2015

    Heading out on the road provides a unique set of challenges in an emergency. Long stretches of road and unfamiliar towns can be difficult and sometimes expensive if you need to be towed, be repaired or get in contact with someone who can help. Before driving long distances and assuming the continued health of your vehicle, consider preparing a few backup plans and safety techniques that could help during a roadside emergency.