Getting stuck in snow or mud is no fun and depending on how far afield you travel, it can be downright scary. The Compact Safety Shovel from Stayhold products can help keep you on the move and out of trouble. This lightweight, two-piece multi-tool can be used to clear snow or sand from around your vehicle, scrape ice, squeegee water from windshields and windows and provide extra grip when placed beneath a tire. There are also reflectors built into the Safety Shovel which alert other travelers that you’re stopped. You can acquire one for $30 from

Safety first, wherever you go