The intersection problem

Get tips from Markel Specialty about driving safe through intersections, one of the most dangerous areas on the road.

Vehicle fires

Do you know what to do in the event of a fire involving your vehicle?

Backing techniques

One out of every four accidents can be blamed on poor backing techniques, according to the National Safety Council.

Right and left turns

There is a right way to make turns in driving, with safety and without causing annoyance or danger to others. It is done by letting everyone know just when and where you intend to turn—by signaling.

Courtesy and safe driving

Get tips on how to drive safely using driver courtesy, and more safe driving tips, brought to you by Markel Specialty

Emergency warning devices

Read more about emergency warning devices to help keep your drivers safe, brought to you by Markel Specialty.

Flashing yellow

A flashing yellow light means you may proceed with caution. Most often it is used at dangerous intersections, congested locations, pedestrian crossings, or in construction zones.

Guidelines for employers to reduce motor vehicle crashes

Every 12 minutes someone dies in a motor vehicle crash, every 10 seconds an injury occurs and every 5 seconds a crash occurs. Many of these incidents occur during the workday or during the commute to and from work.

Yes, you should wear seatbelts

Wearing seat belts is a prime issue in defensive driving. The use of seat belts over the years has reduced the number of serious injuries and fatalities seen in vehicle accidents.

Young drivers

Does it make sense to add drivers from a population with a documented higher crash risk and propensity for risk in general?