Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category

Four Things You Need to Know about Sharing the Road With Bicycles

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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Madison is a city full of bike paths, bike lanes, and walkable routes. As a driver, you’ll often encounter cyclists on or crossing the road. Here are a few things to know when you’re sharing the road. (more…)

Staying Safe on the Road When Daylight Savings Time Ends

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
Daylight Savings Time Driving Safety Tips

Daylight Savings Time Driving Safety Tips

The close of Daylight Savings Time is almost upon us. This year, the clocks will be turned back an hour at 2 a.m. on the morning of Sunday, November 6. Although we will gain an hour of sleep that night, not everything about the turning of the clocks is good. With the end of Daylight Savings Time comes less sunlight and unfortunately, with the serious decrease of visibility, a serious increase in traffic accidents. To keep you safe on the road this year, let’s look at a couple of Daylight Savings Time driving safety tips. (more…)

Features for Your Car That Will Help Get You Through Winter

Friday, October 7th, 2016

Car Safety Features That Are Best During the Winter

When driving in the winter, one of the top priorities is safety. In the past, maintaining your safety was almost completely up to you, the driver. You had to drive slowly and attempt to avoid accidents with nothing more than the driving skills that you had acquired over the years. Nowadays, your safety is still in your hands, but thankfully, with the advancement of technology, you have a helping hand. There are quite a few safety features out on the market that are capable of keeping you and your passengers safe in snow. (more…)

Some of the Safest Vehicles in Madison are Available at Zimbrick

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
Top Safety Pick Rated Vehicles Sold Zimbrick Madison WI

Top Safety Pick Rated Vehicles Sold at Zimbrick

Over time, we’ve found that while most Madison-area residents care about things like power and fuel efficiency, one of the things at the top of all car buyers’ list is safety. To make it easy for buyers looking for safety, there exists a government organization called the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety that tests every vehicle on the market and assigns an overall safety score. To make it even easier for buyers, we’re listing off all the vehicles sold at Zimbrick locations that have earned an IIHS award this year. (more…)