By Nolan Erickson

School’s out for summer, days are longer, and adventure is calling. If your family is taking to the roadways this summer to enjoy some leisure time, be sure to spend some time reviewing this summer road trip checklist:

  • Make sure your vehicle is in good, working order. This includes checking your oil and other fluids, hoses, belts, tires, brakes, lights, and battery.
  • Pack an emergency kit. A well-equipped kit should include water, blankets, a flashlight (with extra batteries), jumper cables, a fully charged cell phone, and a first aid kit.
  • Secure loose items in the vehicle. In the …read more