The wet season can be brutal and dangerous. According to Netquote, rain and wet pavement accidents account for more than 80% of weather-related injuries, killing an average of 4,789 people a year nation wide. Heavy rain can easily produce limited visibility and local flooding. Having a good insurance is very important, as well as trying to stay away from the road as much as possible. Pools of standing water can be extremely dangerous, and you can never really know how dip they are before you are in it. But if you are in it and got stuck, don’t try to restart the engine, because it will make much more damage to it, that will be very expensive to fix.

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