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Mile for mile. freeways (also called thruweys. pathways.
e‘tt‘preaaways1 tnmpikes or superhighways) are the safest of all roads. But they have their own special rules.
The most important advice on freeway driving is: Keep up wim traffic and keep to the right. Drive at the same speed most of the other drivers are driving. Too-fast or twelow driving breaks a smooth trafﬁc flow. Treat the left lane on a Freeway as a passing lane.
At the entrance. there is usually a ramp that leads to the theeway. If you have a clear view of the freeway as you drive along the entrance ramp. you should begin to check trafﬁc. Try to determine when: you expect to blend with the flow. Try to merge into the gap at close to the prevailing speed, Switch on you: turn signal. check your Intrrurtt anti glance ever your shoulder as often at: necessary. Try to blend smoothly with the trafﬁc flow.
Once you are on the freeway, adjust your speed to the posted limit or to the prevailing rate if it‘s slower. Stay in the right lane unless you want to pass.
Before changing lanes. check your mirrors. Then use your turn signal.
Just he tore you leave the lane. glance quickly over your shoulder to make sure there isn't another vehicle in your "blind“ 5pm.