Visual Habits While Driving

Visual Habits While Driving

Good visual habits are necessary to ensure you are operating your vehicle safely.

Here are some common errors of drivers with poor visual habits:

  • Do not prepare for stops or turns far enough in advance
  • Do not notice traffic tie-ups in advance
  • Become trapped behind vehicles that stop frequently
  • Are frequently surprised or unaware of their surroundings
  • Are unaware of their speed
  • Drive with turn signals flashing without intending to change lanes or turn
  • Drive with mirrors that are not adjusted properly
  • Become distracted easily

Visual Search

What should you be looking for when driving?

  • Signs & Signals
  • Roadway Features
  • Motorized Vehicles
  • Pedestrians & Bicycles

Stay tuned for additional safe driving tips. Should you have any questions, always feel free to contact us at (702) 212-5667.

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Author: Rich Heinrich
Master Instructor, Emeritus