Cross-country drives can be a lot of fun, but it isn’t always easy to travel safely. With over 1.35 million people losing their lives in car crashes every year, according to the Center for Disease Control, it can be downright dangerous—especially when the roads are busy.
It is important for drivers to know how to take the necessary steps to travel without putting themselves and their families at risk. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to understand exactly what to do to prepare for a holiday road trip. This video breaks down five critical steps to travel safely so you can hit the open road in confidence.