ATTN: BC drivers — Has your windshield been damaged or chipped? ICBC will assist you


For many drivers, a chipped or damaged windshield is an unexpected inconvenience that can disrupt their daily commute. Understanding how to address this issue swiftly and effectively can save time and money, particularly for those drivers in BC covered by the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC). Here’s a look at how ICBC facilitates windshield […]

Eclipse Alert: Celestial Wonder Sparks Traffic Caution

Markham, Ontario — As the April 8th total solar eclipse draws near, the Sunnybrook Research Institute warns of a potential rise in traffic incidents. Analysis of the last total eclipse on August 21, 2017, revealed a notable increase in traffic hazards in the United States, with researchers finding “a significant increase in traffic risk…averaging to […]

ADAS Alert: Most Driver Assistance Systems Not Up to Par, Says IIHS

self driving car with uncertainty

The recent study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) casts a spotlight on the current state of partial driving automation systems, revealing a concerning gap in safety measures. With only one out of 14 systems earning an acceptable rating, the findings signal a critical need for improvement in an industry racing towards automation.  […]

ADAS Shows Promise, But Road Safety in Canada Demands More

adas cars still crash

March 12, 2024, — Toronto, Canada.    While Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) have reduced the number of road accidents in Canada, the decrease has not been as significant as expected. Human error continues to play a substantial role in road safety challenges. The most recent stats published by Transport Canada’s National Collision Database (NCDB) […]

Quality and Styling Distinguish Top EV Models, but Public Charging Woes Felt by All

Quality and Styling Distinguish Top EV Models, but Public Charging Woes Felt by All

TROY, Mich.: 27 Feb. 2024 — As more car buyers make the switch to battery electric vehicles (BEVs), traditional factors that are also important to buyers of gas-powered vehicles are becoming critical to satisfaction among BEV owners. Quality and cost of ownership have emerged as the top factors influencing satisfaction, according to the J.D. Power […]

Repair Costs Rising For New Cars

Rising cost of car repair

As newer vehicles become increasingly sophisticated, replacement and repair costs have soared. According to a recent RATESDOTCA report the cost of repairing  the windshield and central mirror alone of a 2023 Honda Civic is approximately $1,361 more than the cost of replacing the same in a 2013 Honda Civic. The report compares repair costs for […]

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