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
What should you be looking for when driving?
- Signs & Signals
- Roadway Features
- Motorized Vehicles
- Pedestrians & Bicycles
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Author: Rich Heinrich
Master Instructor, Emeritus