Spring time brings beautiful flowers, warmer weather and sunshine, on its good days. On the bad days Spring time can be cold, raining, and sometimes even hailing and no matter what the weather is like most likely you will need to be driving somewhere. Here are some tips to get you from point A to point B safely this season.
Driving cautiously after or during a rainstorm.
Rain accounted for 46% of all weather-related accidents from 2002-2012. Rain causes the roads to become slippery and that will reduce your car’s handling and cause it to take longer stop. Try and keep a good distance between your car and the car in front of you.
Watch for wildlife
Animals are very active during the spring time. Many types of animals, especially deer around dawn and dusk.
Look out for bikers
Be sure to keep in mind that when the weather is nice bikers tend to come out more. So watch for them while you are driving for sure!