Understanding Florida’s New Expanded ‘Move Over’ Law

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Florida’s commitment to road safety will strengthen in 2024 with the introduction of new laws. At Auto Safety Driving School, we understand the importance of staying informed about these changes to ensure the safety and compliance of our students and all road users. Expanded ‘Move Over’ LawThe expansion of the “Move Over” law, effective January […]

BEWARE: The Alarming Dangers Teens Face on the Road

Learning to drive as a teenager can be very exciting. However, families must remember that driving is a significant responsibility that must be taken seriously. Dangers appear on the road daily, especially on highways where cars are moving at high speeds. Here are three of the most common hazards facing teens on the road today. […]

Why Driving Position Safety Matters

People who have been driving for a while can attest to the fact that, after some time, driving becomes an automatic habit.  You likely don’t spend much time considering your seating position when you get in the car. You may not realize it, but how you are seated during your drive is about more than […]

Tips for Keeping Your Vehicle in Tip-Top Shape

Many people only think about their vehicle’s condition when something goes wrong. Don’t be one of them! If you want to be safe on the road and extend your car’s lifetime, follow these tips for regular maintenance. Check Your Oil and Other Fluids The oil keeps your car’s engine running smoothly. To make sure your […]

Document Checklist When Applying for Your Learner’s Permit & License

Getting your learner’s permit or license is an exciting time. In order to get one, you need to bring a few things with you to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV). Here’s a quick look at what to bring. What Documents Do You Need to Bring to the FLHSMV? Before you […]

How to Get Your Teen Ready for Driver’s Education

Your child is now old enough to start learning how to drive. That thought can certainly be frightening, but what’s more frightening is the idea of them hitting the road without being properly prepared. Here are just a few tips to help you get your teen prepped to take on driver’s ed. Make Sure They […]

The Dangers of Distracted Driving

All drivers are susceptible to distraction from time to time, but many people don’t fully grasp just how dangerous distracted driving can be. Read on to learn more about this deadly trend and what you can do to prevent it. What Is Considered Distracted Driving? Distracted driving refers to any activity that takes your focus […]

Tips for Improving Your Teen’s Safety While Driving

Learning how to drive and getting your license is a rite of passage for teens. But for parents, it’s often a nerve-wracking experience when your child gets behind the wheel of a car for the first time.  Beat the nerves with these simple tips that will help keep your teen safe on the road. Limit […]

Licensing Requirements for Teens in Florida

According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles, first-time drivers must pass a Traffic Law and Substance Abuse Education (TLSAE) course, which is, in other terms, driver’s ed. What Do You Need to Get a Driver’s License in Florida? In addition to taking and passing a driver’s education course, you will also […]

Do You Have to Take Driver’s Ed in Florida?

People learn how to drive from a variety of sources: driver’s education classes, parents who drive, and even friends or older siblings with licenses. However, one question that many people have is whether it’s required for a person to take driver’s education classes in Florida in order to get their driver’s license. In short, the […]