The Road ID Blog

Harvey Puts a Positive Spin on His Rain Delay

Harvey Puts a Positive Spin on His Rain Delay

by: ROAD iD Staff

Harvey's epic journey was scheduled to begin yesterday, but Mother Nature had other plans. Of course, Harvey took...
Day 1: Watch Harvey's First Steps

Day 1: Watch Harvey's First Steps

by: ROAD iD Staff

The adventure begins! A journey of 2,200 miles starts with a single step, and after a soggy delay yesterday, Harvey i...
Things to Know When Buying Your Child's First Bike

Things to Know When Buying Your Child's First Bike

by: Will Black - Mellow Johnny's Bike Shop

Getting your kid on his or her first bike is both a joyous and nerve-wracking occasion. With many types and brands av...

Cycling After a Spinal Cord Injury—with ROAD iD as a Medical Bracelet

Cycling After a Spinal Cord Injury—with ROAD iD as a Medical Bracelet

by: Amy Leibrock

Bob Wassom's life changed forever on May 29, 1972. Twenty-two years old and about to graduate with a journalism d...
Just in Case: Nurse Dad Recommends ROAD iD

Just in Case: Nurse Dad Recommends ROAD iD

by: Jason G.

Being a cardiac nurse, a former EMT, and a triathlete, I know that ROAD iD can be an important life-saving tool. In a...
Meet Our Quality Control Team

Meet Our Quality Control Team

by: ROAD iD Staff

Here at ROAD iD, we take Quality Control very seriously. You can never be too cautious when assessing the durability ...

Your Shifting Running Motivation

Your Shifting Running Motivation

by: Judi Ketteler

I started running in 1995 when I was a sophomore in college. My running motivation was simple: I wanted to lose weigh...
Day at the Museum: ROAD iD Reunites Child with Parents

Day at the Museum: ROAD iD Reunites Child with Parents

by: Frank K.

In my work as a Firefighter, I had seen ROAD iDs on cyclists who had been hit by cars, so I decided to buy one for my...
On the Road: Running Workouts Away from Home

On the Road: Running Workouts Away from Home

by: Kelly Williamson

All too often we have to spend time on the road whether we like it (vacation) or not (work trips). But just because y...

Around the Office: Friday the 13th

Around the Office: Friday the 13th

by: Mike Trimpe

It's business as usual here at ROAD iD HQ. Although it does feel a bit more "stabby" today. Not sure wh...
Hiking with Drones in the Gorge: Behind the Scenes with Harvey Lewis

Hiking with Drones in the Gorge: Behind the Scenes with Harvey Lewis

by: Mike Trimpe

A lot goes into a video shoot. Hours of planning, getting up at the crack of dawn, traveling to the destination, wran...
The Wonderful Pets of ROAD iD

The Wonderful Pets of ROAD iD

by: Andrew Roe

As you may have heard, today is National Pet Day. It's a glorious occasion, a day when we take the time to honor ...

Harvey Lewis: Find Your Trail, Escape the Noise

Harvey Lewis: Find Your Trail, Escape the Noise

by: Mike Trimpe

As a Cincinnati native and all-around awesome individual, Harvey Lewis enjoys himself a good run every now and then. ...
11 Safety Tips All Runners Should Know

11 Safety Tips All Runners Should Know

by: Harvey Lewis

In my 27 years of running experience, I have accumulated the following tips that can benefit runners of all ages and ...
Comfort after tragedy: One family shares how ROAD iD helped them after a fatal cycling accident

Comfort after tragedy: One family shares how ROAD iD helped them after a fatal cycling accident

by: Amy Leibrock

Stacy Harker kissed her husband Matt goodbye as usual on the morning of May 29, 2014. The couple and their three youn...

Customer Service - Pure Poetry

Customer Service - Pure Poetry

by: Edward Wimmer

We have awesome customers - the awesomest. (Yes, that's a word).  We also have the best Customer Service Team - t...
The View from 30,000 Feet

The View from 30,000 Feet

by: Edward Wimmer

I'm stuck in Detroit's airport...on my way to a running event. So, I'm going to use this as an opportunit...
Office Coffee 101 - Don't Screw This Up

Office Coffee 101 - Don't Screw This Up

by: Edward Wimmer

At ROAD iD, we take office etiquette fairly seriously. In fact, if you breach certain bits of etiquette we place you ...

The Fortunate Holiday Tale of Jane and Jon Doe

The Fortunate Holiday Tale of Jane and Jon Doe

by: Mike Trimpe

Jane and Jon Doe hailed from Townsville, P.A.Where the shops had no signs and the streets had no namesNobody there kn...
2017 Women's Holiday Gift Guide

2017 Women's Holiday Gift Guide - Great Gifts Under $50

by: Kelsey Stellman

It’s that giving time of the year, and at this point, you’re likely left searching (scrambling) for the perfect ite...
5 Great Pet ID Tags and What to Put on Them

5 Great Pet ID Tags and What to Put on Them

by: Mike Trimpe

You're here, so I'm guessing you've either adopted a new member of the family, or the old dog tag has dis...

The Future Home of ROAD iD, Part 1

The Future Home of ROAD iD, Part 1

by: Erin Eimer

A sneak peak into ROAD iD's future headquarters.
2017 Men's Holiday Gift Guide <br> - 10 Great Gifts Under $50 -

2017 Men's Holiday Gift Guide
- 10 Great Gifts Under $50 -

by: Andrew Roe

Hey, we get it—shopping for men is hard. You never know what to get them, and in the event that they actually give ...
THE ROAD iD STORY

THE ROAD iD STORY

by: Edward Wimmer

Sexy cars, golden locks, and a near-miss with a giant truck. This is the story of how ROAD iD was born. Check...

2017 Kids Holiday Gift Guide - Great Gifts Under $50

2017 Kids Holiday Gift Guide - Great Gifts Under $50

by: David Zellen

At ROAD iD we strive to empower life and give people peace of mind for any adventure. And, we know what an adventur...
Wounded Warrior Project Celebrates Veterans Day

Wounded Warrior Project Celebrates Veterans Day

by: Alison Ascherman

Protect. Honor. Serve. Sacrifice. These are just a few words that come to mind when we think about the men and women ...
Here Comes Tomorrow

Here Comes Tomorrow

by: Edward Wimmer

I entered this world in 1977. My mother drove me home from the hospital on her lap, no car seat. As a kid, I raced my...

3 Challenges We Faced While Moving our Website to Shopify

3 Challenges We Faced While Moving our Website to Shopify

by: Mark Mason

On September 24th we launched the new ROAD iD website! This was the culmination of over three months of development e...
Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips - Your Ultimate Guide

Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips - Your Ultimate Guide

by: Kendra Olchefske

Halloween is an exciting time of the year. Candy, parties, candy, costumes, and of course, candy. Reduce the risk of ...
What's the Best Medical Alert ID Bracelet for You?

What's the Best Medical Alert ID Bracelet for You?

by: Mike Trimpe

So, you've decided you need a medical ID bracelet or some other form identification. Maybe your doctor recommende...

My First Month at ROAD iD

My First Month at ROAD iD

by: Andrew Grosvenor

During my high school days (and into college), I thought I wanted to work in the IT field. As I got into it I realize...
ROAD iD's Office Knick-Knacks: Customer Service Edition

ROAD iD's Office Knick-Knacks: Customer Service Edition

by: Mike Trimpe

When we're not busy making custom dog tags and ID bracelets, we're carefully cultivating our desktop knick-kn...
The ROAD iD Safety Tracking App Gets a Performance Boost

The ROAD iD Safety Tracking App Gets a Performance Boost

by: Chris Moore

One of our core values is Ear to the Ground, Eye to the Sky. We know that most of our good ideas come from you, the c...

The ROAD iD Rebranding Journey

The ROAD iD Rebranding Journey

by: Adam Banks

ROAD iD is known for literally saving lives. What could be more inspirational or powerful than that? A ROAD iD is wea...
Pet ID Tags Reunite Mountain Biker and his Dog

Pet ID Tags Reunite Mountain Biker and his Dog

by: Mike Trimpe

Randy loves mountain biking, trail hiking, and all things outdoors. But most of all, he loves his dogs, Remi and Cott...

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