Santa Claus is Coming to Town! While he’s in town, a safe trip to Santa’s Workshop is important. But arriving at any holiday destination safely is very important during this time of year. Holiday driving hazards can make your trip to Santa’s workshop dangerous.
Here are some ways that you can stay safe from Holiday Driving Hazards on the way to Santa’s workshop:
- Watch your speed! Following the speed limit is one of the most important things you can do when it comes to driving.
- Obey all road signs. Make sure that you stop when you see a stop sign or red light.
- No texting while driving. Keep your eyes on the road at all times and if you do need to use your phone pull over to a safe area before you use it.
- Keep a safe distance. Keeping a sizable distance between yourself and others will help to ensure that if you have to brake at the last minute, you’ll have time to come to a complete stop before hitting the car in front of you.
- Don’t drink and drive. Drinking and driving are some of the biggest holiday driving hazards but also the reason that accidents become more prevalent around the holidays. If you are impaired, have a friend drive you home or call a cab.
- Wear your seatbelt. Wearing your safety belt is also important when driving. This is more of a preventative measure to protect you and your passengers from any injuries that could come from an accident.
- Watch out for Ice. When driving during the holidays be sure to watch out for ice on the roads. Some ice, known as black ice, can appear to be puddles of water. Black Ice is very dangerous because it can lead to serious accidents.
- Animals and Pedestrians. Another common holiday road hazard is animals and also pedestrians. Be sure to watch out for pedestrians and animals while you’re driving during the holiday season.
Premier Law Group is here to help you if you are injured in an accident. Please call us at 206-285-1743 so we can help you to determine if you have a case. Our attorneys are ready to talk to you and discuss your case. Don’t let Holiday Driving Hazards ruin your family’s season.
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