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5 Essential Items for Your Vehicle’s Emergency Kit

5 Essential Items for Your Vehicle’s Emergency Kit

Emergencies are a driver’s worst nightmare because they can happen when you least expect it. While you can’t prepare for all road trip disasters, an emergency kit can help you stay ready for most. A vehicle emergency kit has essential items that you may not need to use regularly but can come in handy during a harsh environment. If you don’t currently have an emergency kit stowed away in your vehicle, we have a few suggestions to get you started. Below are five essential items to pack in your car in case of a roadside emergency.  First Aid Kit  During a roadside emergency, injuries can come in all sizes, from mild to severe. A first aid kit can help manage symptoms, alleviate pain, and prevent infections until you’re able to seek medical attention. Many online retailers sell pre-made first aid kits, but it may be more cost-effective to build your kit from the Dollar store. You should make sure that a few items are included, such as ha ... read more