Defensive Driving Course - Saturday, December 14

Media Contact: 
Lindsay Mogle
Communications Specialist
(315) 624-5602
Release Date: 
Nov 27, 2013

Midstate EMS will hold a defensive driving course on Saturday, December 14, 2013, from 9am to 3:30pm at the Midstate Training Center, 1705 Burrstone Road, New Hartford. The cost is $40 to participate and you can register online at

People who complete New York State Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV)-approved defensive driving courses can reduce their driver violation points by a maximum of four points and save up to 10 percent on automobile liability and collision insurance premiums.

According to the United States Census Bureau, there were 10.8 million car accidents in 2009, resulting in more than 33,000 fatalities. The course reviews critical driving regulations and techniques to enhance a driver’s ability to avoid or respond to dangerous driving situations.

For more information, call Midstate EMS at (315) 738-8351.