Some days, it seems like a lot of the drivers we share the road with are getting more and more, um, “unpredictable”.
From parking on sidewalks and stopping for pedestrians in the pedestrian crosswalk to weaving across lanes in high-speed traffic and any other example you can think of, it seems like we sometimes commute alongside some pretty erratic drivers.
And that’s not even taking the weather into account!
Bring in some cold and snowy weather, and these erratic drivers become even worse. What was an everyday danger on the road now becomes a true hazard. That driver up ahead who drifted into the middle of 2 lanes while looking at his phone? He’s now in an uncontrolled slide across your path, headed straight into the snow bank on your far right. You and every other vehicle near him are at risk of a serious collision. Continue reading “Defensive Driving for Winter Weather”