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Category Archives: Car Accidents

The Family Protection Endorsement (SEF 44)

The Family Protection Endorsement (SEF 44)

The SEF 44 Endorsement provides you, as well as your dependent family members, with excess insurance to cover any damages sustained in a motor vehicle accident in excess of $200,000, up to your own policy limits. In effect, it provides you with coverage up to the maximum of your own policy limits, whatever that may be. If you have the exact same amount of coverage as the other person involved in a collision, the Family Protection Endorsement is not activated. Continue Reading

Avoiding Motorcycle Accidents

Avoiding Motorcycle Accidents

It is always fun and exciting to ride a motorcycle in Alberta. However, motorcycles pose serious threats to the riders if they fail to take the necessary precautions to avoid accidents. The results of a motorcycle accident can be damaging, and the injuries can last a lifetime. This guide will reveal what steps riders need to take to avoid an accident. Continue Reading

Six Winter Safety Tips

Six Winter Safety Tips

With freezing weather and snow just around the corner, here are six helpful winter safety tips for safer walking and driving in winter conditions. Wear proper winter shoes Walking is a great simple way to stay active even during winter. However, Canada Safety Council has some practical suggestions on how to be prepared for safe… Continue Reading

Winter Tires: What you need to know

Winter Tires: What you need to know

Winter tires are highly recommended for a safer winter driving experience. Due to their special make, winter tires offer increased flexibility at low temperatures, and up to 50% more traction than all-season tires. Findings from Traffic Injury Research Foundation show that snow┬átires reduce the braking distance by up to 25%, thus lowering the risks of… Continue Reading

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