Here are some basic tips for safe driving

1. Maintain a safe following distance at all time (3-4 seconds recommended).

2. Drive in accordance with road and weather conditions.

3. Familiarize yourself with pertinent equipment in you vehicle and understand its handling capabilities.

4. Plan your route in advance. This will allow you to avoid last second decisions that often result in volatile or ill-advised manoeuvres.

5. Be cognizant of important signs and put into practice appropriate driving laws and procedures.