Staying Safe at
At any intersection, slow down and take a good look in all directions. Look for other road users, including cyclists and pedestrians, before you enter, turn or cross at any intersection.
An intersection is where two or more streets or roads join or cross. Intersections can include where a public entrance or exit going a street or road.
Intersections can include where a public entrance or exit goes onto a street or road. There are a number of different types of intersections, depending on how many roads meet at the intersection.
If another vehicle is approaching or crossing an intersection, do not speed up when approaching. As you drive up to an intersection, use the system of car control. This method helps you deal with hazards safely.
Course – Look ahead for a safe and legal path
Mirrors – Look behind and in your blind spots
Signal for at least three seconds
Brakes – Slow down so that you can give way if required
Gears – Change if necessary
When it is safe:
Accelerate up to traffic speed