Breaking Down Major Driving Hazards

It is one of our missions here at Hastings & Hastings to improve the safety of our Arizona streets. Every year hundreds of thousands of accidents occur. This lead to the deaths of over 30,000 people on average. Thousands and thousands more suffer from major, sometimes life-changing injuries. Hastings & Hastings would like to see […]

Facts, Statistics, and Information Surrounding Distracted Driving

Driving is an inherently dangerous activity. Think about it! When you are behind the wheel of a car on the highway, you are in a giant metal box traveling at high speeds. It takes only a second for something to go wrong. For this reason, driving required our absolute, undivided attention. Distracted driving is becoming […]

3 Mistakes to Avoid Following an Accident

Getting into a car crash can be one of the most stressful experienced in your life. One second, your day is going along just like normal. The next second, everything changes. There are a thousand things you suddenly have to worry about. Are you okay? Are the other drivers okay? How is your car? What […]

The Facts Surrounding Teen Drivers

It is understandable for parents of teen drivers to be full of anxiety and worry as their children begin to learn the rules of the road. Motor vehicle crashes are almost always the leading cause of death for teens in the United States. In 2013 alone, 2,163 individuals between the ages of 16-19 were killed […]

7 Dangerous Driving Habits (Part Three)

With every blog, we are learning to be safer drivers. By eliminating dangerous driving habits, we make the road safer for everyone on it, not just ourselves. Over the last two blogs, we have checked off 5 very dangerous driving habits. We have emphasized the importance or yielding properly, of wearing a seatbelt, and of […]

7 Dangerous Driving Habits (Part Two)

Today we will continue our look at dangerous driving habits. In our last post, we illustrated the importance of driving the speed limit and properly maintaining your tires. Staying safe on the road is all about reducing risk factors. You want to do everything in your power to create as safe an environment as possible […]

7 Dangerous Driving Habits (Part One)

Over 30,000 Americans die every year in car accidents. These tragic incidents can be caused by a wide range of factors. Driving is an inherently dangerous act. Even when we take every safety precaution possible, accidents still happen. When we can do, is drive as safely as possible while promoting safe driving habits. Changing the […]

6 Cunning and Essential Negotiation Tactics (Part Two)

Welcome back to our serious of blogs on cunning and essential negotiation tactics. These are skills which could benefit you across many walks of life. If you are hired on at a new job and are entering into salary talks, you can rely on these negotiation tactics. If you are purchasing a new car from […]

6 Cunning and Essential Negotiation Tactics (Part One)

If you have ever watched a legal television show, you have probably seen a sharp, savvy lawyer enter into a negotiation with some unsuspecting individuals and begin to systematically dismantle them. These types of stories have created a sense of mystique around the legal profession. They would make you believe every lawyer is a master […]

4 “Don’ts” for a Better 2016

“Do’s” and “don’ts”, two sides of a single coin. In our last blog, we gave you four pieces of advice, four “do’s” to help you improve your 2016. It today’s blog, we will look at improving your 2016 from the other side. Eliminating bad habits and make a profound impact on your life! In today’s […]