How to Avoid a Car Accident


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How to Avoid a Car Accident

Never does a day go by without you tuning into the daily news or reading a newspaper and fail to hear about a car crash that has claimed the lives of many people. What went wrong how did this happen and why? These are one of the many questions that fill your mind. So we are going to look at a few ways on how to avoid a car accident and keep your life safe and the life of others on the road.
1. Before you get into your car and start driving make sure to check that everything is working right. Check the engine, check your lights, your brakes and also check your tires, you might be able to prevent a big accident from taking place. Position all the mirrors the correct vision before you start driving.
2. While on the road make sure to keep a vigilant eye. Anything is expected to happen on the road. Things can change in the blink of an eye so you need to be alert and always on the look.
3. On the road, there are those blind spots that you need to always be aware of and have visibility of spots at all times especially when you want to overtake or make a turn. Be aware of all the other drivers surrounding you on the road.
4. While on the road make sure to have a proper posture while driving, postures that will not make you fatigue and interfere with how you will operate your car. Also ensure to have a good grip on your steering wheel. Have your hand resting in the 9 and 3 o’clock position on the steering wheel.
With all this in mind, another important thing to ensure is always make sure to follow the road rules and laws. You want to arrive at your destination in one piece and safe.

Posted: 2013-09-14

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