Sergeant Bob’s Safety Tip of the MonthVisit the Senior Safety Tips website
QUESTION: Yes, you’ve seen improved road safety since you installed dedicated winter tires in November. But you’re thinking about driving south for a few weeks. So what should you do – leave the winter tires on, or switch to summer tires and gamble on clear roads?
ANSWER: Leave those trusty winter tires on until April!
Winters tire may wear slightly faster in warm weather, but road conditions in northern and central USA are frequently as bad as Canadian roads. Don’t risk being stranded or in an accident – leave them on!
Retired Police Sergeant Bob Paterson works closely with The McLennan Group to develop and share practical, economical safety tips for Canadians 50-plus. To read and print out all tips and view Sergeant Bob’s appearance schedule, visit Senior Safety Tips online.
Who is The McLennan Group?
The McLennan Group Insurance Inc. is a 100% Canadian owned, nationally licensed insurance brokerage specializing in the design and distribution of innovative all-lines insurance solutions and services for leading associations, affinity groups and Canadians 50-plus.
Along with our life and health division, The McLennan Group Life Insurance Inc., we have been CARP’s recommended and trusted provider since 1993.
To offer the 13 Insurance Programs for CARP Members, we work with a number of leading Canadian insurance providers.