During the cold months of winter the last thing that you want to happen is to be stranded on the side of the road. Unfortunately, more often than not, those that find themselves stranded are unprepared. Even with the convenience of cell phones, in the event of an emergency, you still might have to wait for someone to arrive. For safety’s sake, it is best to prepare your vehicle for the unexpected.
Vehicle emergencies happen every day and during the cold, icy winter months there is a spike in the number of emergencies reported on the road.
Some common vehicle emergencies include:
- Running out of gas
- Flat tires
- Engine trouble
- Getting lost
Again, even with technology, these emergencies are still common. Having a winter survival kit ready, could save your life or someone else’s.
Include the following in your vehicle’s emergency kit:
- First aid kit
- Dry snacks
- Extra batteries
- Jumper cables
- Windshield scraper
- Ice melt
- Tire jack
- Chain and/or rope
- Cell phone charger (lighter adapter)
Heading out in the treacherous weather of winter can be scary, but also may be necessary. With holiday travel coming up, avoiding winter may not be possible. If an emergency does occur, the first step is to contact 911 and advise of your situation and location. Once help is on its way, contact the nearest relative for assistance. Use your vehicles winter survival kit to help you stay comfortable during an emergency. Make sure you check your extra batteries on a regular basis and keep all of your survival kit items in one place.
A convenient, safe and easy way to get to and from your destination, if you do not want to brave the cold winter weather and icy roads, if with limousine service. You can arrive at your holiday function safely and in style with luxury limousine service. You can share the ride and share the costs with friends and family while not having to worry about transportation. You may not readily think of limousine service as a practical transportation service during the winter, but think again. With the ability to transport up to 18 people, limousine service is surprisingly affordable.
So make a plan to getting transported to your destination safely and comfortably this winter with Pittsburgh’s premier limo service, Exceptional Limo. Arrive safe. Arrive comfortable. Arrive in style.