Category Archives: tailgating

Avoiding aggressive drivers during the holidays

With the holidays upon us and everyone in a rush to get their shopping done, patience may be running at a premium on the roads. Here are some tips from the Department of Motor Vehicles on dealing with an aggressive … Continue reading

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Do you follow me?

As you all know, I occasionally ride sidesaddle with law enforcement to get good topics of interest to share in Street Smarts. Earlier this week, I rode shotgun with Officer Sarah Jackson, the California Highway Patrol’s public information officer. For … Continue reading

Posted in California Vehicle Code, CHP, consumer affairs, DMV, driver education, Driver safety, Highway 1, Highway 17, motorcycle, motorcycle education, motorcycle safety, Motorcycles, Public safety, Senior drivers, tailgating, teen drivers, Traffic collisions, traffic hazards | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment