Auto Safety, Tips, Resources Archive

Auto Safety, Tips, Resources Archive

Drinking, driving, and your teen (11/12/2019)
Car crashes are still the leading cause of death for teens, and about a quarter of those crashes involve an underage, intoxicated driver — the leading factors in fatal accidents.

Deer-vehicle collision season (09/19/2019)
As urban development encroaches farther into rural areas and deer populations boom, experts expect that deer-hit collisions will continue to rise. It's one reason why it’s important for you to know what to do before it happens.

Avoid the deer in your headlights (09/13/2019)
During deer season, you’re twice as likely to hit a deer while driving. Avoid a deer-vehicle collision with these tips.

Distracted teen driving (09/05/2019)
Your job as a parent is to keep your kids safe, healthy, and happy. But when the teen years hit, the yearning for independence gets stronger by the day.

Summer toy safety (05/29/2019)
Summer toy safety tips for your boat, motorcycle, RV, and ATV from Grinnell Mutual.

Coverage when keys are left in vehicle (11/05/2018)
Leaving your keys in your vehicle keeping spare set of keys in your vehicle, coverage still applies, I left my keys in my vehicle, does coverage still apply?

Back to school safety (08/06/2018)
t’s likely that at least some part of every school-aged student’s journey to or from school will be on foot. You can ensure that they get to school and back home safely by using extra caution while driving around schools and parks.

Motorcycle, car safety (03/21/2018)
Keeping your distance, taking time to look twice, checking your blind spot: Tips for sharing the roads with motorcycles

Defensive driving (12/13/2017)
Distractions, bad drivers, and bad weather may create situations for accidents. Using good driving habits may help to prevent an accident.

Land-based recreational vehicles (09/18/2017)
Brush up on land-based RV insurance requirements and safety tips so you can enjoy the ride with peace of mind.

Auto coverage terms (07/18/2017)
To make the best decisions when purchasing auto insurance, you'll want to understand what's covered and what's not. We can help answer some questions.

Prepare for your road trip with these travel tips and checklists (06/30/2017)
Traveling can be stressful, but with the right amount of preparation, your next trip will be a breeze. Get organized with these simple Grinnell Mutual checklists and look through our tips and tricks before heading out.

Insurance for college students (06/21/2017)
College comes with lots of questions. Student housing (a dorm? an apartment?) and having your own car will change your insurance needs. Let’s hit the books!

Get your motor running: Seasonal boat and motorcycle tips (04/05/2017)
Whether you’re an avid boater or a diehard motorcyclist, we’ve got the information you need to stay safe.