A vacation can be the highlight of the year. By following simple safety tips you can make sure your next vacation is as safe as it is fun. Whether your flying, driving or sailing the resources below will help you stay safe.

Safe Driving Tips from State Farm

National Transportation Safety Board

USA.Gov Travel Safety


National Highway Transportation

Transportation Security Administration

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Travel Information


Child Safety Seats

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children age 3 to 6 and 8 to 14. In 2007, 6,532 passenger vehicle occupants 14 and younger were involved in fatal crashes. Keep your children safe by using approved child safety seats. CCFR can help with the proper installation of you car seat. Call 636.970.9700 for more information.

Visit the National Highway Transportation Administration's Child Safety Seat page for more information.


Distracted Driving

In 2008, nearly 6,000 people died in crashes that involved distracted driving. Distracted driving applies to anything that takes your eyes off the road, your hands off the steering wheel, or interrupts your concentration while driving. Keep your focus on the road when you are driving.

Visit the National Highway Transportation Administration page for more information.