A good road user

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A good road user

  1. 1. A GOOD ROAD USER
  2. 2. <ul><li> Duties & Qualities of a Good Road User </li></ul><ul><li>Importance of Attitude & Behaviour </li></ul>Topics Covered
  3. 3. Duties & Qualities
  4. 4. To Become a Good Driver You Need <ul><li>Responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>Anticipation </li></ul><ul><li>Concentration </li></ul><ul><li>Patience </li></ul><ul><li>Confidence </li></ul><ul><li>Positive attitude </li></ul>
  5. 5. You Owe Responsibility Towards <ul><li>Yourself </li></ul><ul><li>Your vehicle </li></ul><ul><li>Other road users </li></ul>
  6. 6. Responsibility Towards Yourself <ul><li>To ensure that all necessary documents/equipments are present in the vehicle. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Valid licence </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Registration certificate </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Valid pollution under control certificate </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Valid insurance certificate </li></ul></ul>Cont…..
  7. 7. Responsibility Towards Yourself <ul><li>To ensure that all necessary documents/equipments are present in the vehicle. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>User’s Guide </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>First Aid Box </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tool Box </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fire Extinguisher </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Extra Wheel </li></ul></ul>Cont…..
  8. 8. Responsibility Towards Yourself <ul><li>To obey traffic rules </li></ul><ul><li>To avoid driving under the influence of medicines, alcohol etc. </li></ul><ul><li>To avoid driving when you are tired or mentally stressed. </li></ul>Cont…..
  9. 9. Responsibility Towards Yourself <ul><li>All vehicles must be registered and have proper license plates attached. </li></ul><ul><li>Daily inspection of your vehicle. </li></ul><ul><li>Proper maintenance of your vehicle. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Responsibility Towards Others Road Users <ul><li>A sense of responsibility and consideration towards other road users. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Anticipation <ul><li>If you plan ahead and try to anticipate the actions of other road users,you can - </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid being taken by surprise. </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent some hazards developing. </li></ul><ul><li>Take early evasive action for those hazards that do develop. </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Feeling tired </li></ul><ul><li>Thinking about </li></ul><ul><li>something else </li></ul><ul><li>Upset </li></ul><ul><li>Suffering stress of </li></ul><ul><li>any kind </li></ul>You lose it if you are - Concentration
  13. 13. <ul><li>Good vision </li></ul><ul><li>Good hearing </li></ul><ul><li>Good health </li></ul><ul><li>Self-discipline </li></ul>You should have - If You Don’t Want to Lose it
  14. 14. Patience <ul><li>Keep calm </li></ul><ul><li>Show restraint </li></ul><ul><li>Use sound judgement </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t use aggressive language </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t try to teach another road user a lesson. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Confidence <ul><li>Have confidence in yourself while moving on the road, but do not be over-confident. It may lead to carelessness. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Safe Driving Starts With A Positive Attitude Attitude
  17. 17. <ul><li>Good driving attitude is the result of constantly practising the three c's: </li></ul><ul><li>Courtesy </li></ul><ul><li>Caution and </li></ul><ul><li>Common sense. </li></ul>Attitude

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