Whether you are driving alone or driving with other passengers, the most important think is the Safety. While driving you must keep in mind that nothing can be more significant than the life of people. It is true that some accidents are just unavoidable and happens to us but many of the accidents can be prevent if the drivers take some easy precautions. When you are on the road all you have to do is make sure that you are following all the driving rules and being careful to rule out any chance of an accident or mishap.
Following are the ultimate rules and precautions to be followed while driving wheels.
Give your whole attention to the road
When you are driving you should know that you can’t be doing anything else but giving all your attention to the road only.
Fasten your seat belts
Many people avoid this simple rule when they are travelling. Always put your seat-belts on for your safety. And make sure the other people traveling have fastened theirs too before you start moving.
Don’t use your cell Phone
using cell Phone and other Medias, i.e., tablet, laptops etc for calls or messaging can be very dangerous. One of the most common causes of accidents is use of cell phone while driving. So avoid
using cell phone while driving you can take any important call by parking your car at a safe place.
Avoid changing music compact disks
Most of the people listen to music while they are travelling, that’s not the problem but changing too many CDs or radio channels can divert your attention from the road and maximize the risk of accident.
Follow traffic rules
keep your eyes wide open when follow all the traffic rules, watch all the road signs, traffic signals and other vehicles on your way. Keep your distance from other cars on the road and be careful while taking a turn or changing road.
Don’t drive when Tired, sick or Drunk
As a driver the safety of you and others travelling with you depends on you therefore you must not drive when you are not able to.
Be careful while driving in huddled and populous areas
Areas which are less organized and there are more people on the roads more attention and concentration is required. Be a vigilant driver to avoid any road accident.
Be extra careful in bad weather
the weather conditions like rain, snow, fog and sandstorms can decrease the visibility on road and increases the chances of wrack-ups.
Other people on the roads may not be as patient as they ought to be and act wild and out of order but it doesn’t mean you can loss your own patience and react with rage and violence.
Follow Speed limit
You must never cross the speed limit, it can be very dangerous and life taking.
Watch out for unsafe and aggressive drivers
Even if you are a safe and protective driver you are still not safe on the road unless you keep awareness of what is happening around you, you can fall in to an accident because of someone else’s carelessness. So always watch for such reckless drivers and let them cross you safely.
Keep your pet belted
if you are traveling with a pet, i.e., a dog you must keep that dog under control because it can be big distraction and disturbance.
Avoid all other distractions
any attention diverting thing can reduce your time to react on the road. So for a safe drive avoid all of the distractions, for example using phone, putting make up, children, pets, food etc.
Watch out for pedestrians
Be careful about the people walking on the roads, some people watch quite carelessly.