Transportation is expanding every day, and as it is expanding, it is getting difficult by every day to keep it under control and to avoid any accident. That is also why some rules and regulations are needed to be followed when you are driving anywhere. These rules are there for your safety as they help in avoiding accidents and save lives. These are top ten tips that you should follow when driving to avoid any accident.
Don’t drink before driving
This is the most important rule and is required to be followed very strictly. Half of the accidents that take place in the UK every year relates to a driver who was under the influence of alcohol.
Don’t over speed when driving
Many times people when they are getting late for an event or office, they start speeding which can result in a very fatally dangerous accident. Avoid speeding and follow the stated speed on road signs.
Always wear seatbelt
Many people avoid seat belts or do not realise their importance altogether. Which results in more damage than that can be prevented.
Be alert when driving in a bad weather
During rain and snow, roads get slippery, and cars get prone to accidents. A spill of oil on the road also makes them more slippery. So be alert when driving in a bad weather
Many people do not care about half of the driving rules and regulations which cause accidents. Avoid coming too close to the car in the front and keep your speed under control
Have your car serviced every month
Getting your car serviced is necessary to avoid any accident that can be led because some part of the car failed to function.
Do not get distracted
Avoid distractions as in, do not texts and do phone calls when driving. Also, do not interact much with the people in the car as it can also distract you
Do not drive when you are not in good health
Avoid driving when you are not feeling well. Ask from someone to drive you around when you need to.
Keep a distance from other cars
Always maintain a distance from other cars. Avoid getting too close to Lorries and other heavy transportation vehicles.
Follow the road signs and observe your surrounding
Always follow the road signs to avoid any accident. Many people do not notice road signs which lead to an accident.
Take a look on “safe driving tips” infographic from Trusted Car Buyers