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Passport to Safe Driving - Managing the Merge Adult Links

 

Passport to Safe Driving Toolkit - Managing the Merge

Managing the merge can be a tricky task, but following the tips below can help you teach your young driver to do so safely!

Adult Tips:

  • Remind your teen to plan for an exit as early as possible.
  • Turn signals are vital when it comes to merging. Make sure that you and your teen are both using turn signals when needed.
  • While in the deceleration lane, before you are committed to the exit ramp, apply the brake to feel its effect. If there is a problem, you can stay on the highway.
  • When on the ramp, drive at a slower speed to create more time to find a suitable gap to merge into.

 

     

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    Listen to the podcast below for more great tips!

     

    https://soundcloud.com/user-801069451/merging-podcast

     

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