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Dangerous Things Drivers Need To Avoid!

Dangerous things drivers need to avoid for safe driving are crucial to consider. Driving is no easy business no matter how safely you do it. Unless the people you are driving on the road with also practice caution. They can also end up hurting you along with themselves, so stay safe by defensive driving. Even though the technological incorporation for safety and security are higher than ever, yet the rate of car crash refuse to go down. There are certain things on the road that driver need to stop doing and keep their attentions and eyes solely on the road ahead of them. Every single day we come across news showing the high death toll increasing due to yet another accident. All this can be avoided if we took care of a few things at our end.

Dangerous Things Drivers Need To Avoid

  1. Inability to move out of the way and keep in your own lane
  2. The mistake of not wearing a seat-belt
  3. Careless driving or driving under the influence
  4. Driving too close to trailers and large trucks
  5. Driving at high speed in extreme weather
  6. Using mobile phone or other distraction while driving
  7. Moving at a fast speed at all times
  8. Driving while exhausted and tired thus prone to fall asleep on the wheel
  9. Driving with drugs or alcohol in your system thus a danger to yourself and others.

Hence the best way-out is as follows:

Focus on The Road

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When one road make sure that you are well informed about the vicinity while keeping your attention on road.

Wear Seat-Belt

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Seat-belts are a live saver in case of collision. There are times when airbags (if you have a car with it)  takes time in opening up, seat belts are the first hero to save the day.

Drive With Confidence

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If you are driving while your emotions are not in control, may that be because of an event or person sitting next to you, avoid driving in such situations.

Avoid Distractions

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The distractions can be of the new technology gadgets, a person provoking you to race fast or the weather condition; make sure to minimize effect of the ones not in control and avoid those that you have power to.

Drive Fresh

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Even seasoned drivers get involved in accidents because of fatigue, so make sure that you have completed your sleep cycle, especially before a long drive.

If you keep all these in mind, the road and your car can be your best friends.