Safety and Preventive Measures

Safety and Preventive Measures

Aggressive driving: asking for trouble

If you encounter an aggressive driver, remember these tips:
  • Don't block the passing lane.
  • Avoid blocking the right-hand turn lane.
  • Don't take more than one parking space.
  • Don't tailgate.
  • Don't stop in the road to talk with a pedestrian or other drivers.
  • If you travel slowly, pull over to allow traffic to pass you.
  • Avoid eye contact with an aggressive driver.
  • Keep your eyes on the road.
  • Keep away from erratic drivers.
  • Don't challenge other drivers by speeding up to hold your own in your travel lane.
  • Ignore gestures; do not return them.