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Summer has come and gone and fall is knocking on our doors! Halloween will be here before we know it! While it’s important for parents to be well versed in trick-or-treat safety, there are some parents who may be on the road. Whether you’re running a quick errand before you take your kids trick-or-treating, or if you’re dropping them off at a friend’s house, you must be extra cautious while behind the wheel on Halloween night. Here are a few Halloween safety recommendations for drivers:

  • Be aware of the extra pedestrian traffic that will take place on Halloween night.
  • The chances of hitting a pedestrian are 4 times higher than normal when driving on Halloween.
  • Never use your cell phone while behind the wheel. You don’t need the extra distraction! The text or call can wait until you’re parked!
  • When you’re approaching crosswalks or other intersections, be sure to slow down more than you normally would. Children won’t always wait to cross at the cross walk.
  • Use your peripheral vision to the best of your ability to scan the area around your car.
  • In residential areas, try to keep your speed less than 15 miles per hour.
  • Don’t pass other cars. If an automobile is stopped, it’s likely that they’re dropping off a child.
  • Educate your children about not getting in the car with strangers. Put a recognizable item on the dashboard of your car so your child will know which one is yours, and will not try to hop into someone else’s car by mistake.
  • Turn on your hazard lights when picking up your child.

The Schwab Agency would like to wish you and your family a happy Halloween! For insurance inquiries in the Dallas or Fort Worth area, please do not hesitate to give us a call!


The Schwab Agency

The Schwab Agency, LLC has over 20 years of experience within the insurance industry in our community and our goal is to bring you unparalleled service and dedication. Since the majority of our business is through long-lasting relationships with our clients, fulfilling your needs is of the highest priority.

COVID-19 Update:

Due to new increasing cases of Covid-19 our office will be closed to the general public until further notice. Our team will still be working full-time in the office and here to assist with all your insurance needs. Please contact us via phone at (817) 485-5050 or email: info@schwabagency.com.

We hope everyone is doing their part to protect themselves and their loved ones during these hard times, and thank everyone for understanding our decision to do our part to help protect our staff and those in our community.

Tim Schwab.
President and Managing Partner