With the recent fog we’ve had in the last couple of days, please heed the following safety tips:
*Turn on headlights; Use low beam headlights and fog lights.
Do not use high beams.
*Slow down and do not drive faster than your
*Increase following distance to ensure enough reaction time and stopping distance.
*Use windshield wipers and defroster as necessary
to maximize visibility.
*Be ready for emergency stops by other vehicles.
*Turn off your cruise control so you are in control
of your vehicle.
*Use the right edge of the road or roadside
reflectors as a guide.
*Listen for traffic you can’t see.
*Do not change lanes or pass other vehicles, unless
• Remember that other drivers have limited sight
distance and that fog makes the road wet.
*Signal early, and when you use your brakes, don’t
stomp on them.
*Watch out for slow-moving and parked vehicles.
*Remember to practice safety. Don’t learn it by
Michele Bell, PIO