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Coping with Cognitive Distraction

Coping with Cognitive Distraction

At some point every driver will experience moments of tunnel vision — a sort of mental "checking out," where they are no longer fully focused on the task at hand. Experts call this cognitive distraction.

September 21, 2018

Setting Mirrors to Eliminate Blind Zones
Digging Out a Vehicle Buried in Snow

Digging Out a Vehicle Buried in Snow

When removing snow and ice from a vehicle after a storm, some drivers summon their inner MacGyver and experiment with different methods to hasten their progress. Unfortunately, that can be a big mistake that risks injury and vehicle damage. Learn what to do, and what not to do, when a fleet vehicle is buried in snow. Video courtesy of AAA.

November 19, 2017

Driving in Wintry Conditions

Driving in Wintry Conditions

AAA's driving expert, William Van Tassel, offers advice for safe winter driving. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

November 6, 2017

Wet Weather Driving Tips

Wet Weather Driving Tips

AAA's William Van Tassel offers advice for driving in rainy weather. Video courtesy of AAA/YouTube. For the full safety tip, click here.

September 24, 2017

Iowa, AAA Team to Prevent Texting While Driving

Iowa, AAA Team to Prevent Texting While Driving

The Iowa State Patrol is partnering with AAA to distribute CellSlip phone pouches to young drivers. The product blocks radio frequency signals, eliminating the trigger that tempts so many drivers to pick up the phone: the notification sound for incoming texts. Video courtesy of WHO TV Channel 13.

June 28, 2017

How to Maintain Your Tires

How to Maintain Your Tires

John Nielsen of AAA offers advice on tire maintenance. Video courtesy of AAA. For more tire safety tips, provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, click here.

May 26, 2017

Advice on Steering Wheel Grips

Advice on Steering Wheel Grips

Are you using a proper grip for the steering wheel? AAA driving expert William Van Tassel offers advice. Video courtesy of AAA and Knowlera Media via YouTube. For the full safety tip, click here.

May 1, 2017

AAA's Rules of the Road

AAA's Rules of the Road

Dr. Bill Van Tassel, a driving expert with AAA, explains some rules of the road regarding distracted driving, aggressive driving, traffic laws, smooth driving and proper steering. Video courtesy of the Travel Channel.

February 23, 2017

Winter Driving Advice

Winter Driving Advice

AAA's William Van Tassel shares driver safety rules for winter road conditions. Video courtesy of AAA. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

November 21, 2016

Driving With a Pet Onboard

Driving With a Pet Onboard

Many employees occasionally travel with a pet, whether they're driving their own personal vehicle or a fleet vehicle during off-hours. But driving with an unrestrained pet can be extremely distracting. Here are some tips from AAA. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

November 13, 2016

Pulling Out of a Skid

Pulling Out of a Skid

In this video from DefensiveDriving.com, AAA driving expert William Van Tassel explains a visual technique used to more readily regain control during a skid. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

July 1, 2016

Adjust Mirrors for Improved Safety

Adjust Mirrors for Improved Safety

In this AAA video, driving expert William Van Tassel explains how to adjust vehicle mirrors to improve visibility for lane changes. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

March 28, 2016

Driving Dangers of 'Springing Forward'

Driving Dangers of 'Springing Forward'

This video report from Fox61 News warns motorists about the spike in drowsy driving during the first week of Daylight Saving Time. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

March 14, 2016

Drugged Driving Basics

Drugged Driving Basics

In this video from KSTP 5 Eyewitness News, a AAA driving instructor warns drivers about underestimating how much prescription and over-the-counter drugs can impair driving. He also recommends the online tool, RoadWiseRX.com. 

March 10, 2016

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