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Drive Into Spring With Wet Weather Wisdom!

Like a good neighbor, State Farm is there.

I'm positive you have heard that on tv, radio or online somewhere. It's a catchy slogan that is wide-known and one-of-a-kind. That slogan is actually more of a mission statement. State Farm is a good neighbor when it comes to keeping you and your family safe on the roads, and they take that mission very seriously. They have programs promoting child passenger safety, teen driver safety, seat belt safety, as well as sober and engaged driving.

I can relate especially to wanting to promote sober driving.
In 1993, I lost a family member to drunk driving. He was not drunk, the person who hit his truck at 100 miles an hour, was. My cousin died instantly in front of my home. It is something I will forever live with, while the man who killed him moves on with his life.



State Farm can help you stay safe on the road, and keep others safe too.  Most people think winter is the worst time for unsafe driving. That is untrue. Spring showers and rain cause many crashes and create chaos on the roads for drivers. 74% of weather related crashes happen on wet roads. Only 17% happen during snow or sleet. Crazy, right? But true. 
To avoid this, make sure your wiper blades are in good working order, and your headlights work properly and are not out. You should replace your wiper blades at least once a year. Keep your headlights on, if not automatic, when visibility is low. These two small things could help save you from injury or crashing. There are others things you can do as well, like reducing speed. To learn the rest, visit State Farm.





State Farm and its affiliates are the largest provider of car insurance in the U.S. In addition to providing auto insurance quotes, their 18,000 agents and more than 65,000 employees serve over 82 million policies and accounts – nearly 80 million auto, home, life, health and commercial policies, and nearly 2 million bank accounts. Commercial auto insurance, along with coverage for renters, business owners, boats and motorcycles, is available. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 41 on the 2014 Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information, please visit http://www.statefarm.com.


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  1. Thanks, as I am shopping around for insurance! I will check them out!

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