May 10, 2021Do You Practice Defensive Driving
Defensive driving involves predicting and expecting major risks and potential hazards before they are able to occur and driving in a way that keeps you and your passengers safe and secure based on the road conditions.
Defensive driving ranges from staying aware of conditions several cars ahead of you to making frequent stops on long hauls to relax and regain alertness.
These are key defensive driving strategies:
- Watch out for blind spots
- Practice the three-second rule
- Be prepared for emergencies
- Stay calm, cool, and collected
- Always signal
- When in doubt, slow down