UPS 10 Point Commentary
Terms in this set (10)
When starting up at an intersection, look left, right, left and check your mirrors.
When stopped in traffic, leave one car length of space in front.
Count 1,2,3 after the vehicle ahead has begun to move before moving.
4-6 seconds following time for speeds up to 30 mph and 6-8 seconds for speeds over 30 mph.
8-12 Seconds eye lead time - this is the depth in which my vision should be.
Scan the steering wheels of parked cars for signs of life.
Be aware of stale green lights and have a point of decision.
Establish eye to eye contact with motorist and pedestrians.
When pulling from the curb look over your left shoulder.
Use of mirrors - every 5-8 seconds, looking forward every 2