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Driving a Safer Car

When shopping for a car or truck, one of the important qualities to consider is safety.  Although traffic fatalities have been declining since 2005, over 34,000 people still died in 2008 on United States roads -- almost 1,000 in Missouri.  Driving a safer car is one of the things you can do to help protect yourself and your family.

Three good sources of vehicle ratings and other safety information are:

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