Prevention tips

Looking to make the right choices when it comes to insurance and the prevention of losses? You’ve come to the right place. The Prevention tips section provides many useful tips on the subject.

In fact, you can contact your insurance broker anytime for sound advice. Happy reading!

Auto April 26, 2024 • 4 min

8 questions on removing a vehicle from storage

With spring just around the corner, we bet you’re eager to get your RV or convertible back on the road! Keep reading for everything you need to know about removing a vehicle from storage with the Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec (SAAQ) and your insurer.

Auto September 8, 2023 • 3 min

6 tips for storing your vehicle

Storing a vehicle involves more than just parking it in a safe place. Here’s how to ensure that it’s ready to roll after months of storage.

Auto March 24, 2023 • 3 min

Car theft: Prevent key cloning

Cloning an electronic key to steal a car takes just a few minutes. Here are a few tips to protect your car from theft.

Auto February 21, 2023 • 2 min

6 myths about accidents and auto insurance

Auto insurance can seem complicated at times, particularly when preconceived notions abound. Here are 6 myths to debunk.

Auto November 22, 2022 • 5 min

8 ways to reduce the risk of an accident this winter

Winter brings added challenges for drivers. To drive safely during the cold months, here are eight tips that will make you a better driver.

Auto September 6, 2022 • 2 min

4 facts about car sharing

Car sharing, the automobile branch of the sharing economy, has experienced tremendous growth over the last few years. Are you thinking of sharing your vehicle?

Auto August 3, 2022 • 2 min

Sharing the road with cyclists and pedestrians

In this article you’ll discover what motorists must do and look out for to ensure the safety of everyone who uses the roads.

Auto June 13, 2022 • 1 min

Preventing the theft of your vehicle and its contents

An experienced thief only needs 30 seconds to steal your car. It’s better to prevent it from happening than deal with the aftermath. Learn how to prevent your car and its contents from being stolen.

Auto May 16, 2022 • 2 min

Right turns on red: Test your knowledge

Do you think you know all there is to know about making right turns at red lights? Even though this is now a regular practice of drivers in Quebec, several rules must be kept in mind for safety. The L’Unique General Insurance team has prepared a little quiz so that you can test your knowledge and refresh your memory.

Auto April 18, 2022 • 2 min

Auto insurance renewal: 8 questions to ask yourself

Did you know that you should take the time to update your information, make sure that the coverage is still tailored to your needs and the premium is right, before each auto insurance renewal?

Auto April 15, 2022 • 2 min

Tips to avoid the pitfalls of potholes

Freezing temperatures, thawing period, a lot of traffic...Quebec roads don't have it easy! Just look at the condition of the roads when spring arrives and it's plain to see: potholes multiply! L'Unique General Insurance would like to give you a few tips for a smoother ride this spring.

Auto March 29, 2022 • 2 min

Technology in the car: beware of the unnecessary risks!

Do you rely on technology while you’re behind the wheel? You might be taking some major risks! Here are three myths on this topic which may surprise you.

Auto January 28, 2022 • 4 min

Vehicle Maintenance in Winter

Keep your car in good condition despite the cold. Here are some tips on vehicle maintenance in winter.

Auto January 7, 2022 • 2 min

Clear the snow off your car for everyone’s safety

Do you sometimes hop in your car without clearing off any snow? It’s risky and could cost you dearly. Here’s why.

Auto September 28, 2021 • 3 min

Winter tires: Everything you need to know to drive safely this winter

Winter tires are mandatory in Quebec. But on which vehicles and for how long? What features do a winter tire have to have in order to be legal? How do these features increase safety?

Auto November 11, 2022 • 0 min

Preparing an emergency kit for your vehicle

Hitting the road soon? In anticipation of the variety of weather conditions you can expect this time of year, make sure you have an emergency kit in your vehicle. Check out how you can put one together right now!

Auto December 17, 2019 • 2 min

Automobile insurance claim: 5 instincts

Car thefts, vandalized vehicles, traffic accidents... In the heat of the moment, what you should do next is not always obvious. Here's some useful information that will allow you to do the right thing at the right time.

Auto May 22, 2019 • 2 min

Everything you need to know to adequately insure your used car

Buying a used car usually means you’ll be saving a pretty penny. But it doesn’t mean you don’t want to get a good return on your investment! Here’s how auto insurance can help you!

Auto March 19, 2019 • 3 min

8 facts about hit-and-runs

Test your knowledge on hit-and-runs