As the official holiday traveling season kicks off, hundreds of thousands of families will spend a significant amount of time traveling on the nation’s highways and streets. The sheer number of holiday travelers during the season increases the likelihood of car accidents and tragic injuries.
There are many steps that Illinois holiday travelers can take to ensure their safety and the safety of others on the roadways, including:
- Regular tune-ups
- Emergency weather kits
- Flat tire supplies
- Proper rest before long road trips
- Following traffic laws
- Avoiding drinking or selecting a designated driver
- Avoiding texting or using cellular phones
- Using seatbelts and car seats properly
By being prepared and driving cautiously, motorists can make this a joyous holiday season for everyone on the roads. Families who are prepared can avoid being stranded and can structure their road trips to avoid heavy traffic times.
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