Auto Accident

Follow These Winter Maintenance Tips for Your Vehicle

by NPHM | January 13th, 2020

Ohio’s winters are notoriously harsh. We’ve already experienced bitterly cold and freezing temperatures this year, and there are plenty more on the way. Cold weather doesn’t just do a number on local streets, highways, and interstates—it can also seriously damage vehicles. Just as knowing how to drive in winter weather is essential for reducing your […]

How to Stay Safe When Riding with or Acting as a Designated Driver

by NPHM | December 30th, 2019

Getting behind the wheel of any vehicle when you’re over the legal limit for blood alcohol content (BAC) is one of the most dangerous things you can do. To stay safe on nights out after drinking, many people appoint friends or family members ahead of time to be their designated drivers. Being a designated driver […]

Tips for Traveling with Kids

by NPHM | December 23rd, 2019

Whether you are making your way over the state border to visit Grandma for the holidays or are making a cross-country roadtrip to see the sights of America, traveling with children can occasionally be frustrating. Keeping them happy and occupied, so you can keep your eyes on the road and avoid accidents, is difficult, especially […]

Winter Driving Tips

by NPHM | December 16th, 2019

Snow, ice, and freezing temperatures are commonplace throughout Ohio during the winter months. And while most cities throughout the state are prepared for this inevitable inclement weather, not all drivers are ready for the reduced traction, longer stopping distances, and overall loss of control that icy roads often bring. Bad weather is one of the […]

Insurance and Liability in a Rental Vehicle

by NPHM | November 18th, 2019

When you get in a car accident in a car you don’t own, the process for getting compensation can become very complicated, very fast. This is especially true when you get in an accident while driving a rental car, even when the accident was not your fault. How Rental Car Accidents Differ When you sign […]

What You Need to Know about Post-Accident Shock

by NPHM | October 21st, 2019

The injuries associated with auto accidents are painful and can be life-threatening. When victims survive auto accidents, they want to believe that the worst is over. But for some, the consequences are just beginning. Shock is a common complication after crashes, and it can manifest physically and psychologically. Both types of shock can have profound […]

Would You Pass Your Driver’s Exam Today?

by NPHM | October 14th, 2019

Turning 16 is a joyous occasion for most teens, because it means they’re eligible to apply for a driver license for the first time. And as you probably remember, getting a driver license opens up an entirely new world of independence, freedom, and responsibilities. However, it also puts teens at a major risk of being […]

Your Fall Leaves Viewing Guide

by NPHM | October 7th, 2019

As September bleeds into October, everywhere in Ohio the leaves start to put on a show, bursting into spectacular reds, yellows, and oranges. This lovely once-a-year sight inspires many people to take up “leaf peeping”­­­­––traveling to take pictures of the foliage before it turns brown and drops for the winter. Late September through early November […]

It’s Child Passenger Safety Week

by NPHM | September 16th, 2019

Car accidents happen every day, and children are often the most vulnerable victims during crashes. The best way to protect your children in a crash is with properly sized and installed car seats, but how do you know how to find the right ones?      The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) wants to help […]

What to Tell Your College Student About Drunk Driving

by NPHM | September 10th, 2019

A 2010 study revealed that 25% of college students admitted to driving drunk within the past month alone. If you’re a parent whose child is attending college, whether they live at home or thousands of miles away, statistics like that are a big reason why you worry about their safety. Drunk driving is one of […]