Practice Safe Driving Habits

Car safety, as we’ve seen, isn’t difficult. You need to be aware of the dangers of the road at all times, such as weather, construction, other drivers, etc. It’s also important to practice safe driving habits yourself. These are mostly a matter of common sense and usually don’t cost anything to implement.

You should be alert, but relaxed while driving; angry, tense drivers are very unsafe. Also don’t be in a big hurry – you’ll get there when you get there. We’ve all seen drivers racing ahead of us, passing like crazy, and running red lights, only to catch up with them at the next intersection. Besides being unsafe, it’s usually futile to drive like a maniac. So slow down and enjoy the trip. No meeting or event is so important that you should risk harming yourself or others to get there on time. If you’re late, you’re late. If you’re consistently late, start leaving earlier.

SHORTCUTS TO CAR SAFETY ARTICLES:

Car Safety And Long Distance Driving
Car Safety And Nighttime Driving
Car Safety And Responsibility For An Accident
Car Safety And Transporting Infants And Children
Car Safety Tips And Highway Driving
Car Safety Tips: Don’t Drink and Drive
Car Safety: Avoiding Drunk Drivers
Car Safety: Distracted Driving Statistics
Car Safety: The Distractions Faced
Car Safety: The Results of Distracted Driving
Music Guidelines to Remain Focused On Driving
Grooming in the Car
Eating and Drinking in the Car
The Distraction of Cell Phones
Car Safety: Defensive Driving
Special Concerns While Driving: Older Drivers
Car Safety: Tailgating
Car Safety: Lane Changing Etiquette
Car Safety: Running Red Lights
Car Safety: Pedestrians and Bicyclists
Car Safety: Road Rage
Be Wary of Playing “The Good Samaritan”
Car Safety: Weather Concerns
Flooding and Snow Concerns While Driving
Practice Safe Driving Habits
Miscellaneous Car Safety Tips