Category Archives: RV Safety

Prep Your RV For Summer In 5 Easy Steps

The weather is getting warmer and summer will soon be here. Now is the time to start planning your summer vacation. But prior to booking a campsite, owners of recreational vehicles should perform some basic and routine maintenance to ensure … Continue reading

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How To Avoid A Wildlife Collision

Every year, deer, elk, and moose collisions are the cause of hundreds of thousands of vehicle accidents along North American roads. Colliding with these animals, particularly moose, is potentially fatal for driver and passengers and is likely to cause significant … Continue reading

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Prep Your RV For Spring in 10 Easy Steps

It’s that time of year again! With temperatures rising now is the time to take your RV out of winter hibernation. Thoroughly inspect the RV and prepare it for that first road trip or weekend getaway to your favorite camping … Continue reading

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Still More April 2015 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced 5 recall notices involving 5 recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Crossroads RV, Heartland Recreational Vehicles, Keystone RV Company, and Highland Ridge RV. Crossroads RV DS Corp, doing business as Crossroads RV (Crossroads), is recalling … Continue reading

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More April 2015 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced 5 recall notices involving 4 recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—KZRV, Airstream, Thor Motor Coach, and Motor Coach Industries (MCI). KZRV, L.P. KZRV, L.P. (KZRV) is recalling certain model year 2015 KZ-RV Gold, Goldrush, … Continue reading

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April 2015 RV Manufacturer Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently announced 5 recall notices involving 2 recreational vehicle/chassis manufacturers—Forest River and Newmar. Forest River, Inc. Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain model year 2014 Palomino SolAire trailers manufactured July 1, … Continue reading

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Camper Bought On Craiglist Was Stolen

For many Americans and Canadians buying items advertized on Craiglist and other classified sites has become a great way to locate deals. Unfortunately, those sites are also a hotbed of con artists looking to make a quick buck. In earlier … Continue reading

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National Parks Week & Equal-i-zer Hitch Facebook Contest

To celebrate National Parks Week, Equal-i-zer Hitch is giving away a free National Parks Pass via Facebook and has created an Infographic all about the history of our National Parks. Equal-i-zer hitch is a favorite among trailer owners. And those trailer owners … Continue reading

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Insurance Company Files Suit Against Winnebago for RV Fire

An insurance company filed a grievance on behalf of its client against a recreational vehicle manufacturer for alleged liability in a 2013 incident. Progressive Classic Insurance Company, as subrogee of Jerry Harry, of Cleveland, Ohio, brought a complaint against Winnebago … Continue reading

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Orion Safety Introduces Bear Deterrent Offering Long Distance Protection

Easton, Maryland-based Orion Safety Products introduces a new Bear Deterrent that offers long distance protection. The product produces a loud “gunshot” sound, a bright dynamic flash and smoke, and is designed to scare bears away before they are close enough … Continue reading

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