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How to Operate a Dump Truck

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Dump trucks need drivers, and, like their earth-moving counterparts, these heavy lifters require some skill to operate safely and effectively. Dump trucks are larger and heavier than nearly any other vehicle on the road, and they perform a number of important jobs. If those jobs sound like work you’re interested in, read on to learn […]

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What to Do in a Car Accident

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Driving is a privilege, and one of the responsibilities you take on in exchange for that privilege is knowing how to react in case of an accident. No one enjoys being in a car wreck, but sometimes you haven’t got a choice in the matter. When it happens, a little preparedness goes a long way. […]

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How to Prepare Your Car for Winter Weather

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Before I get into how to prepare your car for winter weather, you MUST watch this amazing commercial from Mercedes-Benz about just that: winter weather. It’s completely fantastic: Now THAT is a good commercial. Now, time for the info: If you’re a veteran of northern winters, you’re probably familiar with methods of keeping your pipes […]

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Should There Be Harsher Laws for DUIs?

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Don’t drink and drive — it’s a message that has become a part of our collective conscious, as it should. Around the holidays, however, the instances of accidents caused by drunk driving tend to increase. That probably correlates with the number of additional parties. It is ironic that heading out to a cheerful celebration with […]

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Making the Switch From Cars to Motorcycles? Make Sure You Do These Things First

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Driving is fun. It gets you from point A to point B, it’s relaxing and if you have your dream ride, it can earn you some street cred. Like many drivers, however, you probably get tired of it, even on a good day. Perhaps you’re forgetting that there’s another way to get around – motorcycles. […]

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A Local’s Guide to Driving in Harrisburg

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania’s capital, has many attractions and entertainment opportunities to offer. Whether you’re visiting for fun, planning a move or just passing through, driving in Harrisburg isn’t a task to do unprepared. More often than not, the locals know what they’re doing. But out-of-towners may find themselves confused by Harrisburg’s maze of one-way streets, poor […]

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Road Trips And Drugs Don’t Mix, But They Make Great Movies

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I love movies about road trips. National Lampoon’s Vacation, Road Trip, and Zombieland are a few of my favorites. I also enjoy movies about drugs, like Trainspotting and Requiem for a Dream (although both of those can be pretty tough to watch at times… don’t remind me of the baby on the ceiling). It turns out, […]

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