- Maintaining a Safe Following Distance
... many were the result of preventive enforcement. Safe following distance This is a great column on a very thorny subject. ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/09/20 - 11:09 - 5 comments
- Driver Attitude and Automated Enforcement
... miscreants who don't make any attempt to keep a safe following distance, we're never going to see it happen. When's ... dangerous miscreants who don't make any attempt to keep a safe following distance, we're never going to see it happen." I do agree ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 40 comments
- Passed & Forgotten
The topic of choice in the DriveSmartBC e-mail box this past week has been about drivers who pass you in the left lane of a multiple lane highway and then immediately change lanes back in front of you. This action leaves less (sometimes much less) ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 5 comments
- The Lost Art of Making a Lane Change
... my speed. Great, now I have to drop back to maintain safe following distance. At times like this I wonder why they didn't choose to ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 12 comments
- Space Cadets
... who moves back over in front of you leaving less than safe following distance ? Don't they know that they are supposed to see all of ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 9 comments
- OPINION - Does Speeding Actually Cause Crashes?
... may find the data to be helpful in determining a minimum safe following distance to maintain when tailgated by a heavy vehicle and in ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 7 comments
- Disobeying The Laws of Physics
... The rule of thumb for a safe following distance is generally accepted as being 2+ seconds, regardless ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 6 comments
- VIDEO - Safe Following Distance
This video from Young Drivers of Canada shows the safest following distance on the road and how to adjust this distance depending on the road conditions. Safe Cushion = Safe Following Time PLUS Safe Leading Time Under normal dr ...
DriveSmartBC - 2017/11/13 - 00:10 - 1 comment
- A Comedy of Errors
... slightly over the speed limit. Most failed to allow for safe following distance and the pair just in front of me was joined by a ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 4 comments
- Not So Close, I Don't Know You!
... that three, four or more seconds are needed for safe following distance. The problem is in putting this knowledge into practice ...
DriveSmartBC - 2020/07/19 - 12:34 - 2 comments