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Yearly Archives: 2017

Many drivers confused by crosswalks

    Years ago, I observed a man of advanced age crossing a busy street in the middle of the block. He had waited for the traffic lights to be solid red on the intersecting streets, each a block to… Read More…

Things I learned from other instructors

    Here is some of what I learned at the Driving Schools Association of the Americas conference held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Nov. 8-11. The American Automobile Association has done research into the hidden cause of crashes experienced by… Read More…

Amber Traffic Lights: To Go or Not to Go?

  Drivers are required to stop when the traffic light at an intersection changes from solid green to solid amber, but there are exceptions to this very simple rule. Amber Traffic Light Meaning If a driver is already in the… Read More…

How to fix ICBC: Use a carrot or stick?

      What do you think would happen if the typical driver were compelled to take a driving test because of an accumulation of penalty points, fines or blamable vehicle crashes? The typical driver would fail, miserably. Stopping in… Read More…

When to Use Horn While Driving

    The logical use of the vehicle horn is easy to describe: Most professional drivers will toot the horn once when proceeding forward in tight quarters or when visibility is limited in normal traffic conditions. This simple act draws… Read More…





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