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Reducing Blind Spots

By properly adjusting mirrors, drivers can greatly reduce their vehicle blind spots. Video courtesy of WTVC NewsChannel 9. For the full safety tip, click here.

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How to Jump-Start a Battery

Batteries tend to die at the most inopportune times, right? Here's a quick review of how to safely jump-start your battery to get back on the road. Video courtesy of Advance Auto Parts. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

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How to Check Coolant

This video explains how to make sure your vehicle's coolant can withstand the winter temperatures it may encounter. Video courtesy of Advance Auto Parts. For the full safety tip about cooling system maintenance, click here.

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What Lane Markings Mean

Here's a brief review of what some common lane markings mean for drivers. Video courtesy of LowestPriceTrafficSchool.com. For the full safety tip, click here.

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GPS Leaves Family Stranded

An Oregon family traveling to California got stranded on a remote snow-covered mountain road earlier this month after relying on GPS navigation. Their ordeal underscores the risks associated with using navigation systems and apps during harsh winter weather. Video courtesy of ABC News. For the full fleet safety tip, click here.

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The Repercussions of One Bad Decision

It's the holiday season, a time filled with decisions: What gifts to buy, what parties to attend, whether to travel out of state to visit family. Unfortunately, one decision made too often this time of year is to drive after drinking. This virtual-reality video depicts how such a decision can have a tragic impact on so many lives. Video courtesy of DRINKiQ and DiageoFor the full safety tip, click here.

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Storm Triggers Deadly Pileup in Mich.

A blinding snow storm on Dec. 8 caused a major pileup on I-96 near Lansing, Mich., killing three people and injuring 11. Drivers of big commercial trucks were among those who struggled to maintain control on the slick highway -- and several were unsuccessful. Especially in wintry driving conditions, motorists need to take extra precautions in sharing the road with heavy-duty commercial trucks. Video courtesy of CBS News. For the full safety tip, click here.

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Ex-NFL Player's Death Tied to Road Rage

Joe McKnight, a former NFL running back, was shot to death Dec. 1 during an apparent road rage incident in a suburb of New Orleans. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand offers a few details during the early stages of the homicide investigation. Video courtesy of NOLA.com. For advice on how to avoid becoming a road rage victim, click here.

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Floor Mat Installation

Whenever reinstalling a driver's floor mat, fleet drivers need to make sure they follow the manufacturer's instructions for that particular vehicle model. An improperly installed floor mat poses a safety risk. This video demonstrates how to install floor mats in a Toyota Camry and shows how retention clips are used to prevent slippage. Video courtesy of Toyota. For the full fleet safety tip on floor mat installation, click here.

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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.

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