Adriana’s Blog

17 Jan

5 Maintenance Habits which Can Save You Cash at the Gas Pump

One of the most exhausting chores that comes with being a motorist is filling up the gas tank, especially considering how much the cost of fuel adds up over time. Thanks to rising gas prices, increased emphasis on climate change, and the geopolitical impact of dependency on fossil fuels, improving fuel efficiency has become a […]

15 Jan

4 Basic Rules to Protect Yourself from DUIs

  Whenever someone hears the phrase “driving under the influence,” they automatically think about drunk driving.  But the truth is, there are many different types of substances which interfere with a driver’s sobriety. Alcohol, marijuana, and other drugs impair the ability to drive because they slow down coordination, cloud judgment, and stall reaction times.  Conversely, cocaine and methamphetamine […]

15 Jan

How to Prepare for Power Outages in 3 Easy Steps

California’s wildfire season is going to be one for the history books this year. As of the end of October, roughly 6,200 fires were recorded by the US Forest service, all of which burned down almost 199,000 acres of land and 698 buildings/structures. In an effort to prevent even more fires triggered by extreme weather […]

10 Jan

Basic Guide: Picking a Proper Car-Seat for Your Kids

    Did you know that picking a car seat isn’t as straightforward as it seems? People tend to assume that age is a reliable way to select the type of car seat a child needs. However, bodyweight and height are more relevant when it comes to matters of auto safety. This is because the lighter a […]

31 Oct
4 Simple Strategies to Help Train Your Kids into Responsible Drivers - Adriana's Insurance

4 Simple Strategies to Help Train Your Kids into Responsible Drivers

Although teen driver fatalities have declined over the years, motor vehicle crashes remain the leading cause of teen deaths. This makes it more important than ever for parents to be strict about teens’ behavior behind the wheel. According to a study conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and Students Against Drunk Driving […]

30 Oct
Quick Guide: How Renters Insurance Can Protect You - Adriana's Insurance

Quick Guide: How Renters Insurance Can Protect You

If you rent a house/apartment and experience an accident that causes property damage, your landlord’s insurance will only cover the cost of repairing the building. This is great in situations where only the building you live in has been damaged, but what happens if your personal belongings are affected as well? This simple question is […]

28 Oct

9 Key Safety Tips for Anyone who Drives a 15-Passenger Van

Whether they’re used to drive children to daycare, older people to senior citizen events, athletic teams to sporting events, or employees in carpools, 15-passenger vans are in high demand. 15-passenger vans have become very popular because they’re large and especially practical in densely populated areas. However, because 15-passenger vans are cumbersome, they can pose a […]

25 Oct
3 Legal Implications of being a Reckless Driver - Adriana's Insurance

3 Legal Implications of being a Reckless Driver

Sometimes, people have a tendency to underestimate the consequences of reckless driving. They assume the worst thing that can happen from violating the highway code is higher insurance rates. However, insurance companies aren’t the only entities who are concerned about bad driving habits. Whenever you drive carelessly, there’s a very strong chance that you’ll have […]

24 Oct
How to Keep your Family Safe from Natural Disasters in 5 Steps - Adriana's Insurance

How to Keep your Family Safe from Natural Disasters in 5 Steps

If you only had 10 minutes to evacuate your home, would you be ready? What would you take with you? How would you stay in touch with your loved ones in case you got separated? Where would you go? These are tough questions to answer out of the blue, but if you care about surviving […]