How can you stay focused during peak travel hours?

On Behalf of | Sep 5, 2019 | Car Accidents |

Do you dread leaving work at the end of the day because of the traffic congestion? If you are dealing with Georgia traffic at rush hour, you may consider waiting until after rush hour passes. You do not have to wait. It can be difficult to navigate crowded roads, reckless drivers and slow light changes. Many people do not have the choice but to drive during rush hour. If this is you, then there is hope for you to hang onto focus long enough to make it to your destination.

Patience is key to safe driving. Bolt Insurance suggests that you take your time during rush hour. You may feel tempted to rush. After all, other cars will do the same. Give yourself plenty of time to reach your destination. Even if you are concerned with being late, remember that it is better to arrive safely. If you have to leave early to avoid the stress that comes with being late, then you should do so. Never weave in and out of traffic.

Stay cautious. Keep your eyes on the road at all times and minimize any distractions in the car. You should not follow close to the car in front of you. In normal situations, you need at least one-car length between you and the vehicle ahead. Drivers need to adhere to that rule more in traffic. You need plenty of room to stop if traffic comes to a sudden halt.

All of the above information is meant to inform you of safe driving tips. It is not intended to be legal advice.


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