Proceed with Caution: Driving in the Rain

No time to read a long-winded BLOnG? Welcome to the Three-Second-Stop mini-Blog.

Today’s Three Seconds: Rain and Wet Roads

s6rain2_web3 Second StopHere are some quick tips for driving in wet weather:

  • Slow down.
  • Use your low-beams headlights.
  • Drive in the tracks left by the vehicle ahead of you.
  • Be as smooth as possible.
  • Leave extra space to brake.
  • Slow down through deep water.

It takes the average car twice as long to stop on a wet road as on a dry road!

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