Holiday Road Safety!
Bring in the New Year with safety first.
The National Highway Traffic Safety
Administration offers safety tips on
drinking and driving to prevent a
Think before you get behind the wheel and drive!
Choose wisely; Even before you make plans to go to
the New Year's party, make sure you have a designated
All those who plan to drink; Hand over your keys. So you
won't be tempted to drive.
Plan to sleep over; If the party runs late carry an overnight
Public transportation; Many cities will be running extra buses
and trains to accommodate holiday party goers. Also, you can
download a taxi App on your iPhone for a quick pick up.
Be careful walking home; The Insurance Institute for Highway
Safety, says more pedestrians are killed on Jan 1, than any other
time of the year. So, if you must walk home wear bright visible
clothing and walk in groups.
Driving or riding; Buckle up for safety. It is the best way to avoid
Before driving get sober; Take the time to get sober and you can't
get sober by drinking coffee.
You are responsible for yourself and others when you get behind
the wheel and drive!
As an MCA member, you will be provided up to $2,000 in legal
fees, for a criminal charge of negligent homicide or manslaughter
arising from a traffic accident.
$1,000 to covered personal injury and vehicle damages from an
auto accident. And up to $25,000 bail bond if a member is
charged in an accident.
MCA membership cards are accepted as a cash appearance
bond when involved in traffic violations.
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