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Road De-Icers Cause $3 Billion Annually in Vehicle Rust Damage

Road De-Icers Cause $3 Billion Annually in Vehicle Rust Damage

According to a new AAA survey, U.S. drivers paid an estimated $15.4 billion in rust repairs caused by de-icing methods over the last five years, or approximately $3 billion annually. As the end of winter approaches, New Englanders will face pricey...


Young Millennials Top List Of Worst Behaved Drivers

Young Millennials Top List Of Worst Behaved Drivers

A new report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found that 88 percent of young millennials engaged in at least one risky behavior behind the wheel in the past 30 days, earning the top spot of worst behaved U.S. drivers. These dangerous behaviors...


AAA Travel Agents Give Ways to Save on Travel in 2017

AAA Travel Agents Give Ways to Save on Travel in 2017

A New Year, new resolutions and time to save money on your next vacation. Travel can be exciting but it’s important to make sure to stretch your travel dollar by planning ahead.  AAA Northern New England travel agents have compiled 6 easy ways to save on...


Year-End Holidays Bring New All-Time Record For New England Travelers

Year-End Holidays Bring New All-Time Record For New England Travelers

This year-end holiday travel season will set a new all-time record for the number of travelers in New England, and the U.S., according to projections from AAA. Nearly 4.47 million New England residents are expected to travel at least 50 miles away from...


Prepare Yourself and Your Vehicle for the Cold

Prepare Yourself and Your Vehicle for the Cold

With temperatures dropping to near zero in New England this week, AAA reminds motorists to be prepared. “Batteries do not perform as well in extreme cold temperatures,” says Pat Moody Manager of Public Affairs for AAA Northern New England. “When cold...


Missing 1-2 Hours of Sleep Doubles Crash Risk

Missing 1-2 Hours of Sleep Doubles Crash Risk

Drivers who miss between one to two hours of the recommended seven hours of sleep in a 24-hour period nearly double their risk for a crash, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. The Centers for Disease Control and...



AAA: Drivers Should Use Caution During End Of Daylight Savings Time

AAA: Drivers Should Use Caution During End Of Daylight Savings Time

U.S. daylight-saving time will end at 2 a.m. Sunday when clocks are set back one hour.  The time change can cause disturbed sleep patterns, and when combined with the earlier dusk and darkness during the evening commute, become a formula for drowsy...


Drivers beware: It's deer season on the roads

Drivers beware: It's deer season on the roads

Deer season is here and AAA reminds drivers to be on the lookout for animals on roadways across New Hampshire.  November and December are the worst months for animal collisions which can not only put a serious dent it your car but can also cause serious...


AAA Identifies the Top Mistakes Teens Make When Learning to Drive

AAA Identifies the Top Mistakes Teens Make When Learning to Drive

Over the past five years, teen drivers were involved in nearly 14,000 fatal crashes and more than 4,200 of those crashes involved speeding. According to a new AAA survey of driving instructors, speeding is one of the top three mistakes teens make when...

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