It looks like we are in for a lot of snow this season. Drive safe by following these easy winter driving safety tips.
-Check the weather report and travel conditions ahead of hitting the roads.
-Give yourself extra time and stay on main roads during heavy snowfall.
-Ensure your windshield, lights, and windows are free of ice and snow before driving.
-Clear the snow from the hood of your car, as well as the roof, to prevent blowing snow from effecting your visibility and the visibility of surrounding motorists.
-Top up your windshield wiper fluid and keep a spare container in the trunk.
-Drive slowly on snow and ice covered roads.
-Brake gently to avoid skidding.
-See and be seen. Keep your headlights on to increase visibility.
-Slow down, be alert, and maintain a safe following distance.
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