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Roadway Hazards and Conditions

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When your on the road it's important to be prepared for hazards. Many new drivers don't reduce their speed for varying conditions. When driving in icy conditions on a curved road, don't go by the posted speed limit. Reduce your speed the for the conditions.

Potholes and debris on the road can cause serious accidents. If you abruptly swerve to miss a hazard, the driver behind you may not be able to avoid hitting it. Look ahead and don't follow too closely behind other drivers.

Water covering the road can create an impassable barrier.Rain, ice and mud can make turns hazardous and increase the distance required to stop. Read the road ahead and watch your speed. It's all about being prepared

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