Space and Visibility

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Booker
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144445
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Space and Visibility
Updated:
2012-03-28 17:49:51
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Safe Driving
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Tips for driving
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  1. Aim high in steering
    • How do you do it? Imaginary target, Baseball/Dartboard
    • What does it do for you? Centes car in traffic lane. Safe path on turns.
    • Key Phrase: FIND A SAFE PATH WELL AHEAD
  2. Get the big picture
    • How do you do it? How wide and deep? Whats in it? Objects and ground.
    • What does it do for you? Keeps you away from billboards. Smooth stops and turns. Buys time.
    • Key Phrase: STAY BACK AND SEE IT ALL
  3. Keep your eyes moving
    • How do you do it? Move eyes: front every 2 seconds, rear every 5-8 seconds.
    • What does it do for you? Keeps you alive at intersections. Keeps eyes ahead of car
    • Key Phrase: SCAN-DON'T STARE
  4. Leave yourself an out
    • How do you do it? Have an escape route. Take path of least resistance
    • What does it do for you? Space on all four sides, but always in front
    • Key Phrase: BE PREPARED- EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED
  5. Make sure they see you
    • How do you do it? Communicate in traffic-horn, lights and signals
    • What does it do for you? Establishes eye to eye contact
    • Key Phrase: DON'T GAMBLE. USE YOUR HORN, LIGHTS AND SIGNALS

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