Being a young driver can be exciting, intimidating and can lead to great things like freedom and independence, but it can also be dangerous if precautions are not taken.
At Mantha Insurance Brokers Ltd. we believe that the more our clients know about home, vehicle and business insurance in Ottawa and surrounding areas of Ontario, the better prepared they are to make informed decisions. We have started this blog to share information as it becomes available. Be sure to check back often for updates, or contact us to share any questions you might have.
Mantha Insurance wants to wish you all a happy holiday season, and we hope you have a wonderful New Year. We plan to make 2018 a great year for our clients, staff, partners and friends. Thank you all for another great year and we can’t wait to see what’s in store for the future. As an ever-evolving company, with ever-evolving clients, we’re glad we could provide you with quality insurance for a low price.
Winter is coming, and if you’re asking the question, “Should I put winter tires on my car?” the answer is unequivocally “Yes.” In a perfect world, we would all stay home when faced with ice and snow, but most of us have places to be, forcing us to take our cars out on the road. The best way to maximize driving safety in the winter is swapping out your summer or all-season tires for winter tires. Here are some of the benefits:
Distracted driving causes approximately twice as many deaths as impaired driving. It is important to ensure that you are completely aware of your surroundings and paying full attention to the road while driving a vehicle. Texting and driving makes a person 23 times more likely to be involved in a collision when compared to someone who isn’t texting while driving.
Post-Secondary Life Away from Home
These days most people go through some kind of post-secondary education. Many of these people are young adults who are moving away for the first time and are dealing with a lot of things they haven’t dealt with before. Making sure you or your child is covered for whatever might happen is very important. There are a few things to look at when it comes to insurance and moving away for school.