Lisa has been involved with defensive driving since 1999. She has been active providing important information regarding driving safety and periodic law changes in Texas and the United States. She enjoys driving safely, outdoor activities and hanging with her children.

Who’s that good-looking person in the mirror?!

[youtube P3VZxCFw6_k] Driver beware, there’s another driver around the corner who is so obsessed about their looks even Narcissus would say “Wow they are really in love with themselves! They should get a room…by themselves.” They think their rearview mirror is a vanity mirror. Every five seconds they check themselves out, while driving 75 miles…

Bad weather!!!

[youtube qnOM_7mRF90] Driving in bad weather is a major cause of accidents around the country, wow, betcha ya didn’t know that, right?! When it ices over drivers act like it’s the start of the apocalypse. They slam on their brakes on iced over bridges and over passes. “WOOHOO! GET READY FOR THE RIDE!” All you…

You Got Caught!

You’re driving down the freeway, ten maybe fifteen over the speed limit, you top a hill and there he is, Smokey! You look down at the speedometer and then your rear-view mirror. You see him hit his lights and you say out loud, “OH SHOOT! DARN IT!!” Quick, think of a good excuse! “My Aunt…

The Road Blues

  I just got back from Houston last night.  The short drive during the day between Dallas/Fort Worth and Houston is not bad; you are there before you know it.  Yeah, that was on the way over there, I had to drive back to Fort Worth at 12:30 am.  The lonely highway of I-45, nothing…

Bad Weather…really, really bad weather

Now that the inclement weather of spring is just around the corner, I thought I would give a couple of reminders about driving in bad weather.  The movie Twister may have glamorized storm chasing, but trust me there is nothing glamorous about being hurled like a Frisbee by an F-4 tornado, not to mention what…

Flight of the Mattress

This past week I was working at a comedy club in Wichita, Kansas.  The manager of the club was taking another comedian to the airport.  They were switching lanes on the freeway to pass an 18-wheeler, when all a sudden a fire extinguisher was coming at them like a bad 3-d movie.  The manager said…