Passport to Safe Driving - Left Hand Turns Teen Links


Passport to Safe Driving Toolkit - Left Hand Turns

Left turns require advanced signaling and extra caution. As you learn how to drive make sure you learn how to make a lefthand turn using your vehicle's turn signals so that you are prepared and confident behind the wheel.

Click the links below for more helpful tips for making a left hand turn safely.

Teen Tips:

  • Always use your turn signal so other drivers are aware that you are going to turn.
  • Turn the wheel gently, staying in your turn lane. Many crashes have been caused by drivers who drift into another turn lane.
  • Always look left, look right, and then look left again before turning.
  • Be prepared to make wider turns when you turn left.
  • Yield to pedestrians and vehicles who have the right-of-way.


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