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Think of other road users

Let people past

One of the biggest causes of frustration on our roads is drivers who drive below the speed limit and hold up following vehicles.

If you don't feel comfortable driving at the maximum speed limit, you have every right to drive at a slower speed. But PLEASE look behind you often and pull over as soon as it's safe to let following vehicles go past.

By doing this you will prevent drivers behind you from becoming frustrated and attempting dangerous passing actions.

Remember the following guidelines:

  • Pull off the road or move as far left as possible to make it easier for vehicles to pass you.
  • If vehicles have banked up behind you on a winding road, don't speed up and prevent them passing when you come to a straight stretch of road.
  • on multi-laned roadways, remember to stay in the left-hand lane unless you are passing unless directed otherwise.