Archive for the ‘Safety Info’ Category
Safety Tips for Driving in the Snow
Vermont is one of the best states to visit during the winter season thanks to the gorgeous scenery and abundance of ski hills (move over, Colorado!) and sugarhouses. While we love the snow, it does make driving a little more dangerous if you are not careful. Luckily, we have some tips to help keep you and other drivers safe: (more…)
How Thick Should Lake Ice Be So I Can Drive on It?
One of the best things about living in Vermont is the winter season. There is skiing, snowmobiling, and of course ice fishing. Many people who ice fish love driving their vehicle on the ice to their favorite fishing spot. That can be disastrous if you are not careful. Luckily, we are sharing a guide to help you determine if that ice is thick enough! (more…)
With winter upon us, many of us are excited to curl up in front of the fireplace, turn on a holiday movie, and sip on some hot cocoa. For a little extra zing, some of us might be tempted to add a shot of peppermint schnapps to the hot cocoa. This is totally okay as long as you are of age and plan to stay home for the rest of the evening. However, the winter season – especially during December – usually means parties galore and you might find yourself attending several. If this is the case, we recommend that you do not drink and drive. Drunk driving accidents happen way too often, and we do not want you to become another statistic this holiday season. To help you avoid being involved in a drunk driving accident, we have a few tips for you. (more…)
Speeding is an easy habit to fall into as well as one of the most dangerous. Speeding tickets are expensive and with too many your need for speed will go completely unanswered. Don’t lose your license—let us give you a few tips for how to break the habit. (more…)
What’s the difference between winter and all-season tires?
It can be hard to know which tires are best for your car and for your geography. Should you get all-season tires, or does it make more sense to take off your regular tires and put on winter or snow tires once the temperatures drop and the roads become icy? Let’s take a closer look at the difference between winter and all-season tires. (more…)
If you’re a parent, and child of a parent, or generally a citizen of the human race, you’ve likely noticed that Pokemon GO is an phenomenon unlike anything we’ve seen in quite some time. Parks and sidewalks are full of players on their smartphones, and the number of players is growing as we speak. As with any widespread phenomena, there are bound to be issues, and this is true of Pokemon GO as well. So how do you stay safe while playing Pokemon GO? Poulin Auto Sales has you covered. (more…)
The best way to stay safe in a blizzard is to stay at home. But if you must be out on the road, we’ve got some tips for you to make the best of it. (more…)