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Safe driving tips: Making safer turns

1 min to readDriver safety
Six tips for safe turns from LeasePlan Hellas.

The unwanted scenario

It’s a scenario that often leads to a crash: A preoccupied driver suddenly realises he or she isn’t in proper position to make a turn and then hastily tries to execute a last-second — and unsafe — manoeuvre to get in the correct lane for the turn.

The desired scenario

Instead of taking such unnecessary risks, the best approach is to continue driving safely and not overreact. Turn at the next intersection and take an alternate route — or simply go around the block to return to the intersection in the proper lane for your turn.

Here are six tips on making safe turns:

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Published at August 1, 2017
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