Tag Archives: emergency responders

Traffic laws work best when followed

Have you ever been standing on the side of the road while traffic barreled by? Perhaps you were a pedestrian waiting to cross a busy street or your car broke down on the side of the highway.  The wind from the passing … Continue reading

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Pull to the right when red lights flash, sirens wail

Emergency responders would like Street Smarts to remind motorists to merge to the right when they see lights and sirens coming their way. According to the California Driver Handbook, “motorists must yield the right of way to any police car, … Continue reading

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