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Safety Systems May Have Helped Save Woman’s Life When Her Car Fell 7 Stories From Inside a Parking Garage

Video of a car falling seven stories and then crashing into the ground makes it clear just how lucky the driver was to survive, and the dramatic footage hints at how the car may have helped protect her. Austin, Texas, police released the … Read More…

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People Less Likely To Wear Seat Belts In Back Seat Putting Themselves, Front Seat Passengers At Risk

Seat belts can save lives, but a new report finds many people choose not to wear them when riding them in the back seat. A new report from the IIHS which found that while 91 percent of people always their seat belt in … Read More…

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Important Answers about Car Crash Safety

At Ultimate Auto Body, located in Bedford Hills, Mt. Vernon, Peekskill & Bronxville we always like to stay current on all of the breaking news about car safety—which is something that seems to come out every day. Driving safely is still the major reason … Read More…

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Bad Moves Committed by Boorish Drivers

If you visit other cities in this country, you have learned that bad driving etiquette isn’t just exclusive to Bedford Hills. Bad moves executed by boorish drivers have become more than just a trend; it’s now a full-blown, over-the-top, crazed and chaotic situation and we … Read More…

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Tough Driving Conversations with Seniors in Your Life

If you have parents in their sunset years of life and you’re noticing that their driving skills have started to deteriorate, maybe it is time to have that conversation. Here at Ultimate Auto Body, we know initiating a dialog about safe driving with an … Read More…

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How To Find the Right Car Seat from NHTSA

Car seats and boosters provide protection for infants and children in a crash, yet car crashes are a leading cause of death for children ages 1 to 13. That’s why it’s so important to choose and use the right car seat correctly every … Read More…

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Safety First: Self-driving cars? Don’t take your hands off the wheel just yet.

We’re living in an amazing time of automotive innovation, from LED headlights to self-parking systems (where was that when I had to take my driving test?)   Ever since General Motor’s Futurama Exhibit at the 1962 World’s Fair in Queens, the “holy grail” … Read More…

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Moving Yourself? Do It The Safe Way

Sometimes it just makes sense to move furniture and belongings yourself, rather than hire a mover to do it. When carrying things on the roof of your car, there are some basics to remember. A poorly secured load can mean lost belongings, present … Read More…

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Bridges Freeze Before Roads

If you live where it’s cold (and we sure do), you frequently see this sign. Hopefully you apply caution especially when the temperatures are approaching freezing (32 degrees).   But just why is this so and what can you do about it?   … Read More…

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