ALERT AND CONSIDERATE DRIVING
|If there is a sharp
dip in the road ahead, you ought to?
keep left, and be alert to any parked
vehicles that may be temporarily hidden from your view.
|If there is a red warning triangle
on the road ahead:
Slow your vehicle and be alert
to any hazard ahead.
|If you are about to
reach trafic lights, that have been green for quite a length
of time, you should:
to stop if there is any change
before you reach them.
|If you are reaching a junction with
traffic lights out of order, you should:
Drive very carefully,
and look out for any other
|If you see cattle on
the road ahead, while driving along, you should:
Slow down, and overtake very carefully
(only if possible and safe to do
When you are approaching a hump-back
bridge, you should:
Slow down, keep to the
left, and remain alert to any parked vehicles
that may be temporarily out of sight.
|There are pedestrians
on the footpaths up ahead, and pools of water are on the road.
Slow down and attempt to avoid
the pools, and not (be an ignoramus)
splash the pedestrians.
|If you are on the point of stopping,
and notice that the vehicle behind you is towing a trailer,
Indicate well in advance,
pull up slowly
and give extra stopping
distance to the vehicle to your
|If a bus up ahead is
pulling out from the bus stop you should:
Reduce your speed,
and allow it to pull out.
|If you are on a narrow road, and another
vehicle is approaching you in the opposite direction, you should:
and leave sufficient clearance
space between the two vehicles,
before you proceed.
|If you want to drop
into a shop on the side of the street, while driving along,
what should you do?
You should continue
along, till you find a proper parking space.
|If you are travelling behind a vehicle
which you don't want to overtake, you should:
Remain well back,
so that traffic from behind may safely overtake you.
|If you are driving
in a line of traffic and don't wish to overtake, you should:
Remain well back,
and leave enough space
in front of you, so that a vehicle from behind could safely
|What happens if you don't remain well
back from a vehicle that you don't want to overtake?
Other road-users might try to overtake
both vehicles, which would
reduce the clearance for oncoming traffic.
|When you don't remain
well back from a vehicle you don't want to overtake:
more difficult for traffic behind, to overtake
|Driving too close to the vehicle in
front, also known as "tail-gating", is very dangerous
have sufficient space to stop quickly,
and could collide into the vehicle in front.
|If you want to use
your mobile phone when driving, you should:
Pull in somewhere safe, and stop
|If you drive into an area with over-hanging
trees during daylight, what problems might occur?
Visibility could be severely reduced.
|What should you do
when you are being overtaken by another vehicle?
You should maintain
your current course, and slow down if necessary.
|If you are parked in a row of cars,
with other traffic overtaking, you should be sure that:
Before even thinking of opening
a door, check that it is safe to
do so, and that no vehicles or bicycles are nearby.
|How and when should
signals be given to other road-users?
They should be
given well in advance, and in a
|If you give a late signal, what could
Other road-users mightn't have
enough time to react, and there
could be an accident.