What You Should Know About Buying a Recalled Car

What You Should Know About Buying a Recalled Car

Recalls on vehicle models are determined by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) or by the manufacturer. If a car model has a defect or safety issue and doesn’t meet federal guidelines, a recall will be issued. Although this doesn’t necessarily mean you’re in immediate danger, you’ll want to get the vehicle repaired as quickly as possible. So what […]

Planning for Your First Bikepacking Adventure

Planning for Your First Bikepacking Adventure

Imagine, combining the excitement of long-distance biking with the thrill of backpacking. As you may have guessed, there’s already a portmanteau that describes this experience —  bikepacking — and it might well be one that you’re interested in trying your hand at in the near future.  You’ll just need to make sure you prepare yourself properly before you go. The […]

How Meditation Can Help Heal PTSD

How Meditation Can Help Heal PTSD

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a shockingly common (and involuntary) response to harrowing events in both adults and children. According to research from the US Department of Veteran Affairs, about six out of ten men and five out of ten women experience at least one form of trauma in their life. Of those, about seven to eight percent will experience […]

Ways to deal with blind spots when driving

Ways to deal with blind spots when driving

One of the most difficult aspects of driving is handling your blind spots, as well as the blind spots of others. A lack of visibility when changing lanes leads to countless accidents each year. If you have a handle on them, however, potential accidents become easily avoidable. Here’s everything you need to know about blind spot monitoring.  Understanding Blind Spots […]

Worst Car Accidents To Date

Worst Car Accidents To Date

There’s a chance that you may be involved in an accident each time you enter a motor vehicle. However, accidents can range from simple fender benders to those that are fatal. Roughly 1.35 million people die each year from crashes, while another 20-50 million suffer non-fatal injuries worldwide.  Of course, no two accidents are created equal. Throughout the years, there […]