Something I’ve noticed with new drivers is the seemingly urgent need, when changing lanes or merging into traffic, to either get the job done in a hurry, or stop in a traffic flow if the sought after gap doesn’t magically materialise. The latter course of action is extremely dangerous. Changing lanes in a traffic flow, … [Read more…]
As a driving instructor, I am asked all manner of questions by my students on aspects of the Traffic Act, otherwise known as Traffic Regulation 1962.
I have a student, who we’ll call Louise. Not her real name, of course, but I really like the name, Louise. Louise, on her very first lesson, said she’d never sat in a driver’s seat in her life. Never held a steering wheel. Never actually attempted to drive a car. So, I took her on a … [Read more…]
Today I had the absolute pleasure and enjoyment of watching the facial and sheer emotional expression of one very happy young lady.