If you will be driving in hot weather, refer to this Weather Channel checklist to ensure you are prepared for your drive. Posted by Sumner car accident attorney

While driving in extreme heat, refer to the Weather Channel's Safety & Preparedness Checklist to drive safely.

Befrore you drive in extremely hot weather, read the Weather Channel's Driving Safety & Preparedness Checklist to prepare you and your passengers for a safe drive.

-Before you leave for your drive, check your tire pressure while they're still cold.  Do this often, especially on long drives.
-Even if the windows are down, never leave a child or pet in a hot vehicle.  The interior of a car's temperature can rise rapidly.
-If your car has been parked in the heat for a long period of time, check all child seating surfaces and belt buckles to avoiding burns while securing your child in their seat.
-When parking your car in the heat for long periods of time, use car shades, seat shades and cover your steering wheel to avoid extremely hot surfaces.
-To prevent overheating, flush and refill your colling system. Refer to your car's manual for recommendations.
-Check your coolant regularly, looking for its level, condition and concentration.
-Make sure your drive belts, clamps and hoses are tight and in good condition.

If you have been injured in a car accident, call the Andrew Kim Law Firm.  Our Sumner personal injury firm will help with your need for an accident attorney in Sumner.  We will handle all aspects of your Sumner injury claim, including wage loss, property damage and our of pocket expenses.  For your free consultation, call (253) 682-2000, (425) 289-1990 or (800) 636-3676.

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