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Defensive driving
prevent a collision
Aggressive driving
road rage
Distractions
be alert, be prepared, act in time
Aggressive driving is defined as a progression of unlawful dr…
road rage occurs when motorists lose their tempers or become…
in a attentive motorists often tailgate go to fast or drift o…
prevent a collision
be alert, be prepared, act in time
Aggressive driving
Aggressive driving is defined as a progression of unlawful dr…
101 terms
Defensive Driving
What 2 skills does driving involve?
Good drivers try to see about _____ se…
Every __ seconds, check the mirror to…
While checking the mirrors, do not tak…
1. skills for driving defensively to avoid a crash ... 2. skills…
10-15
10
instant
What 2 skills does driving involve?
1. skills for driving defensively to avoid a crash ... 2. skills…
Good drivers try to see about _____ se…
10-15
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Defensive driving
blind spot
emergency vehicle
following distance
oncoming traffic
the place behind and next to your vehicle that cannot be seen…
a vehicle that responds to emergencies.
Your ____________ _______________ is the space between your v…
The _______________ _____________ are the vehicles coming tow…
blind spot
the place behind and next to your vehicle that cannot be seen…
emergency vehicle
a vehicle that responds to emergencies.
17 terms
Defensive Driving
What is the 3 x 5 test for brakes
In city driving, how far ahead would a…
What is meant by a 45-degree eye scan?
When passing or changing lanes, what s…
You pump the brake pedal three times and ... hold it for five se…
About 1 to 1½ blocks ahead
It refers to scanning the area in front of your ... vehicle from…
Check both your rear-view and side-view ... mirrors, then turn y…
What is the 3 x 5 test for brakes
You pump the brake pedal three times and ... hold it for five se…
In city driving, how far ahead would a…
About 1 to 1½ blocks ahead
31 terms
Defensive Driving
Anticipation
Perception
Risk management
Good risk management skills
the act of predicting a likely outcome
the process of using your senses to acquire information about…
made up of several tasks that you must perform as a driver
allow you to identify and eliminate distractions inside and o…
Anticipation
the act of predicting a likely outcome
Perception
the process of using your senses to acquire information about…
114 terms
Defensive Driving
What 2 things are a technician respons…
Aggressive Driving
Road Rage
Road Rage can be classified as...
1. Your own life and the lives of others in the vicinity.... 2.…
1. Driving in a selfish manner without regarding others' safe…
1. Using a vehicle as a weapon with intent to harm.... 2. Physic…
... an agitated state of Aggressive Driving.
What 2 things are a technician respons…
1. Your own life and the lives of others in the vicinity.... 2.…
Aggressive Driving
1. Driving in a selfish manner without regarding others' safe…
43 terms
Defensive driving
1. Traffic laws require you to be ____…
2. Making good, safe decisions behind…
3. ________ is not one of the reasons…
4. Since driving is a privilege, drivi…
Courteous
A new vehicle
Fewer drivers on the road
Responsibility
1. Traffic laws require you to be ____…
Courteous
2. Making good, safe decisions behind…
A new vehicle
76 terms
Defensive Driving
to protect yourself when driving just…
use in snow, heavy, rain, or fog cause…
when your vehicle is stuck in deep sno…
Anytime your visibility is reduced, yo…
low beam headlights
high beam headlights
Rocking the Vehicle
Time and Space
to protect yourself when driving just…
low beam headlights
use in snow, heavy, rain, or fog cause…
high beam headlights
7 terms
Defensive driving
Three most important points in defensi…
Two types of vision?
Central
Peripheral
Preventing accidents, knowing and obeying laws, using common…
Central and peripheral
Clear, very limited and detailed
Sides, sensitive to movement
Three most important points in defensi…
Preventing accidents, knowing and obeying laws, using common…
Two types of vision?
Central and peripheral
61 terms
Defensive Driving
Describe the 3 x 5 brake test
NHTSA
Every _____seconds someone in America…
Lap and shoulder belts when properly u…
Pump brake 3 times and hold it for 5 seconds (CT1-DD-16)
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (CT1-DD-24)
14 seconds, 12 minutes (CT1-DD-24)
45 (CT1-DD-24)
Describe the 3 x 5 brake test
Pump brake 3 times and hold it for 5 seconds (CT1-DD-16)
NHTSA
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (CT1-DD-24)
20 terms
Defensive Driving
How far before turning should you sign…
Bright beams should only be used
the accident prevention formula is
What side should you always pass on?
100 feet
in open country driving
be alert, be prepared, and act in time
left
How far before turning should you sign…
100 feet
Bright beams should only be used
in open country driving
Defensive driving
What are the Two biggest problems rega…
What is the maximum control speed on i…
When you oversteer that effects what t…
When you understeer that effects what…
Under inflation and alignment
5-10 MPH
The rear wheels are effected by oversteering
The Front wheels are effected by understeering
What are the Two biggest problems rega…
Under inflation and alignment
What is the maximum control speed on i…
5-10 MPH
Defensive Driving
Being constantly aware of the driving…
Talking on a cell phone while driving…
New Jersey law requires _________ of p…
If a vehicle stalls on the tracks and…
defensive driving
as much as four times
the driver and all passengers
get out and walk clear of the tracks.
Being constantly aware of the driving…
defensive driving
Talking on a cell phone while driving…
as much as four times
Defensive Driving Final Review
___ feet minimum distance a driver mus…
___ feet minimum distance horns must b…
___ feet average length headlights pro…
___ feet average length headlights pro…
200
200
150
300
___ feet minimum distance a driver mus…
200
___ feet minimum distance horns must b…
200
Defensive driving
Shoulder check on curb pullout
Look at parked cars
Two car lengths for every 10mph posted…
Eye contact
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
Shoulder check on curb pullout
1st
Look at parked cars
2nd
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defensive driving
most accidents are caused by __
knowledge
alterness
foresight
driver error
know the traffic rules and regulations
know whats going on around you
look ahead be ready for to slow down, stops, traffic light
most accidents are caused by __
driver error
knowledge
know the traffic rules and regulations
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Defensive Driving
Defensive Driving
S
I
P
-An ongoing process. As one problem clears, another arises.... -…
-Scan or Search the traffic scene... -As we drive things are hap…
-Identify clues in the traffic environment... -Remember highway…
-Predict what could happen ahead of you... -Usually highway user…
Defensive Driving
-An ongoing process. As one problem clears, another arises.... -…
S
-Scan or Search the traffic scene... -As we drive things are hap…
Defensive Driving
1 second
driver error, roadway conditions, vehi…
inexperience
6, 20, immediate family
90% of collisions can be avoided if a driver reacted
3 risk factors that cause collisions malfunctions
CHIEF cause of greater collisions of young drivers
for first _ months you cant drive people unless under age _ o…
1 second
90% of collisions can be avoided if a driver reacted
driver error, roadway conditions, vehi…
3 risk factors that cause collisions malfunctions
22 terms
defensive driving
Our eyes provide two types of visions:
Central vision, Peripheral or side vis…
Observed using peripheral vision
1. AIM HIGH—
Central vision, Peripheral or side vision
central vision covers about three degrees of our visual field…
cars entering our field of vision from the side, or warning l…
Look ahead, not down. The experienced driver's attention is f…
Our eyes provide two types of visions:
Central vision, Peripheral or side vision
Central vision, Peripheral or side vis…
central vision covers about three degrees of our visual field…
Defensive driving
Smiths system
S I P D E
Always expect...
These help...
Aim high... Get big picture... Keep eyes moving ... Make sure others s…
Search... Identify... Predict... Decide... Execute
The unusual from other drivers
Manage risks
Smiths system
Aim high... Get big picture... Keep eyes moving ... Make sure others s…
S I P D E
Search... Identify... Predict... Decide... Execute
36 terms
Defensive Driving
Deaths
Most Drivers __________ their ability…
Reasons:
Reasons For Teen Accidents
42,000 Per Year... 114 Per Day... 1 Every 13 Minutes
Overestimate, Underestimate
-It Wont Happen To Me... -Ive Never Been In An Accident... -I Drive…
-Inexperience... -Immaturity... -Risk Taking... -Overconfidence... -Don't…
Deaths
42,000 Per Year... 114 Per Day... 1 Every 13 Minutes
Most Drivers __________ their ability…
Overestimate, Underestimate
6 terms
Defensive Driving
Minimum speed signs are designed to
On a New York State highway where ther…
One of the rules of defensive driving is
A safe speed to drive your car
Keep traffic flowing smoothly
55
Stay alert and keep your eyes moving.
Depends on the weather and road conditions.
Minimum speed signs are designed to
Keep traffic flowing smoothly
On a New York State highway where ther…
55
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Defensive driving
Step 1
Step 2
Step 3
Step 4
Shoulder check on curb pull out
Look at parked cars
2 car lengths for every 10 mph posted speed
Eye contact
Step 1
Shoulder check on curb pull out
Step 2
Look at parked cars
36 terms
Defensive Driving
Defensive Driving
Characteristics of a Defensive Driver
SIPDE Steps
SIPDE
Driving to avoid getting into a collision or accident and act…
Angry Judges Prefer Kilts ... Anticipate... Judgment... Prepared... Knowl…
Scan... Identify... Predict... Decide... Execute
A defensive driving technique
Defensive Driving
Driving to avoid getting into a collision or accident and act…
Characteristics of a Defensive Driver
Angry Judges Prefer Kilts ... Anticipate... Judgment... Prepared... Knowl…
Defensive driving
ACES defensive driving technique
The CODES belief system
Lane Change Procedure
Right of Way Determination
1. Aim over your path... 2. Communicate to be seen (BEEP)... 3. Esc…
C- Control... O-Oneness... D- Desire... E- Expectancy... S- Space Mastery
S-Signal... M-Mirror... O-Over the shoulder check... G-Go when clear
1. Signs and Signals... 2. Time of arrival... 3. Position
ACES defensive driving technique
1. Aim over your path... 2. Communicate to be seen (BEEP)... 3. Esc…
The CODES belief system
C- Control... O-Oneness... D- Desire... E- Expectancy... S- Space Mastery
13 terms
Defensive Driving
Aniticipation
Perception
Risk Management
Good Risk Management Skills
The act of predicting a likely outcome
The process of using your senses to acquire information about…
Made up of several tasks that you must perform as a driver
Allow you to identify and eliminate distractions inside and o…
Aniticipation
The act of predicting a likely outcome
Perception
The process of using your senses to acquire information about…
13 terms
Defensive Driving
IPDE
Smith system
Smith systems
Smith system
Identify, Predict, Decide, Execute
Aim high in steering (10-15 seconds of room)
Keep your eyes on the road
Get the big picture
IPDE
Identify, Predict, Decide, Execute
Smith system
Aim high in steering (10-15 seconds of room)
12 terms
Defensive Driving
defensive driving
sipde
scanning identifying predicting decidi…
12
Driving to prevent accidents in spite of incorrect actions of…
A good method of developing searching & scanning skills is th…
What does SIPDE stand for
____ seconds is the minimum visual lead suggested for safely…
defensive driving
Driving to prevent accidents in spite of incorrect actions of…
sipde
A good method of developing searching & scanning skills is th…
15 terms
defensive driving
3 categories of critical clues
list 7 roadway charac
list the traffic controls
list the other users
roadway charac, traffic controls, other users
straight/curved, # of lanes, surface type, medians, 1-way or…
signs, signals, roadway markings
any vehicle, any pedestrian, any animal
3 categories of critical clues
roadway charac, traffic controls, other users
list 7 roadway charac
straight/curved, # of lanes, surface type, medians, 1-way or…
Defensive Driving
3 types of distractions
3 phases of GDL (graduated driver lice…
3 stages of collision
The DDC collision prevention formula
manual distractions... visual distractions... cognitive distractions
Learning or permit... Intermediate or provisional... full, unrestri…
the vehicle crash... the human crash... the internal crash
recognize the hazard... understand the defense... act correctly, in…
3 types of distractions
manual distractions... visual distractions... cognitive distractions
3 phases of GDL (graduated driver lice…
Learning or permit... Intermediate or provisional... full, unrestri…
Defensive Driving
Standard Accident Prevention Formula
Look __ seconds ahead in the city
Accident Prevention
One Car Length Method
BE ALERT: EXPECT OTHER DRIVERS TO MAKE MISTAKES... BE PREPARED:…
12 ... - eating ... - drinkig ... - cell phone use ... - applying make-up
A SPACE CUSHION IS THE SPACE BETWEEN YOU AND THE CAR IN FRONT…
RULE OF THUMB IS THAT A DRIVER SHOULD KEEP BACK ONE CAR LENGT…
Standard Accident Prevention Formula
BE ALERT: EXPECT OTHER DRIVERS TO MAKE MISTAKES... BE PREPARED:…
Look __ seconds ahead in the city
12 ... - eating ... - drinkig ... - cell phone use ... - applying make-up
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Defensive driving
Defenisive driving is
Characteristics of a defensive driver
Sipde
Skidding
Driving to avoid collisions& accidents
1. Anticipate- always asking what if... 2. Good judgement-... 3. Be…
S-scan(search for hazards)... I- identify(locate hazards and con…
Look and steer the way of the skid (the car wants to go)
Defenisive driving is
Driving to avoid collisions& accidents
Characteristics of a defensive driver
1. Anticipate- always asking what if... 2. Good judgement-... 3. Be…
85 terms
Defensive Driving
New York and New Jersey are the only s…
Pedestrian deaths occur in how many pe…
Motorists are prohibited from blocking…
The average large truck traveling at 5…
False
17%
True
800 ft
New York and New Jersey are the only s…
False
Pedestrian deaths occur in how many pe…
17%
13 terms
Defensive Driving
What are the attributes of a good driv…
What are the attributes of a poor driv…
Important terms for vision
What are you searching for
Alert, prepared, able to act in time, defensive, polite
Reckless, rude, aggressive, self centered
Keep your eyes moving... Get the big picture... Make sure other dri…
Other vehicles - cars, trucks buses slow moving vehicles... Pede…
What are the attributes of a good driv…
Alert, prepared, able to act in time, defensive, polite
What are the attributes of a poor driv…
Reckless, rude, aggressive, self centered
Defensive Driving
What is the rule of thumb for driving…
The distance it takes a vehicle to sto…
The best defensive driving strategy in…
By the time your foot hits the brake y…
WRONG ANSWER D: Never venture into a truck's blind spot.
D: All of the above.
C: Both A and B, above.
D: As many feet as the number of miles per hour you were trav…
What is the rule of thumb for driving…
WRONG ANSWER D: Never venture into a truck's blind spot.
The distance it takes a vehicle to sto…
D: All of the above.
35 terms
Defensive Driving
vehicle tires riding on the surface of…
trance like state of driving
How far away you should be from the ca…
driving at a speed that makes your sto…
Hydroplaning
Highway Hypnosis
three seconds plus
overdriving
vehicle tires riding on the surface of…
Hydroplaning
trance like state of driving
Highway Hypnosis
defensive driving
what are the 5 elements of defensive d…
what is ESC
RSA 265:8
what is the most dangerous task an off…
1. DRIVE defensively... 2. ALERTNESS to al possibilities... 3. FORE…
electronic stability control
civil responsibility of driving
driving
what are the 5 elements of defensive d…
1. DRIVE defensively... 2. ALERTNESS to al possibilities... 3. FORE…
what is ESC
electronic stability control
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defensive driving
during a collision a seat belt will he…
What percentage is mental and physical
When responding to a traffic pursuit y…
What rule will help you with vehicle a…
- Vehicle control
- 90% mental 10% physical
- Defensive driving
- 2-4-12
during a collision a seat belt will he…
- Vehicle control
What percentage is mental and physical
- 90% mental 10% physical
15 terms
Defensive Driving
Aggressive Driving
Road Rage
Maggie's Law
How do you avoid highway hypnosis?
progression of unlawful driving actions ex:speeding
motorists lose their tempers or become frustrated bc of a tra…
makes it illegal to knowingly drive while impaired by lack of…
don't look at something for more than a few seconds/ rest eve…
Aggressive Driving
progression of unlawful driving actions ex:speeding
Road Rage
motorists lose their tempers or become frustrated bc of a tra…
46 terms
Defensive Driving
The goal of the OCFA Defensive driving…
Who is responsible for accident preven…
Characteristics of a good driver?
Characteristics of a poor driver?
Increase knowledge and proficiency and to increase skill.
Everybody
Attitude, skill, knowledge, judgement, good habits, physical,…
Overconfidence, faith in experience, false ideas, impatience,…
The goal of the OCFA Defensive driving…
Increase knowledge and proficiency and to increase skill.
Who is responsible for accident preven…
Everybody
10 terms
Defensive Driving
3 parts of rhe accident prevention for…
When parking uphill/downhill without a…
When parking uphill with a curb turn y…
What do you do when backing up in a st…
1. Be alert ... 2. Be prepared ... 3. Act in time
To the right/edge of the road
Away from the curb (tot the left)
Put your left hand at 12:00, right hand on back of seat, turn…
3 parts of rhe accident prevention for…
1. Be alert ... 2. Be prepared ... 3. Act in time
When parking uphill/downhill without a…
To the right/edge of the road
Defensive Driving
What is highway hypnosis and how can i…
What is Maggie's law?
What is hydroplaning?
What do you do if you are stuck in a v…
Go into a daze, look at many things while driving.
Makes it illegal to knowingly drive a vehicle while impaired…
gliding on water with a car.
rock the vehicle
What is highway hypnosis and how can i…
Go into a daze, look at many things while driving.
What is Maggie's law?
Makes it illegal to knowingly drive a vehicle while impaired…
defensive driving
highway hypnosis
what is the 3 second plus rule
maggie's law
what do you do if you hydroplane?
trance like state when you have been driving for a long time…
when driving, keep one car length back from the car in front…
makes it illegal to knowingly drive a vehicle while impaired…
ease on the brakes, and keep the car straight
highway hypnosis
trance like state when you have been driving for a long time…
what is the 3 second plus rule
when driving, keep one car length back from the car in front…
36 terms
Comcast Defensive Driving 2016
Attitude
45 Degree
12-15 Second Lead Time
What is the rule to determine proper f…
Feelings, emotions, and health affect the way we drive.
Refers to scanning the area in front of your vehicle from sid…
Refers to the distance you should search ahead of your vehicl…
3 - 4 Second Rule
Attitude
Feelings, emotions, and health affect the way we drive.
45 Degree
Refers to scanning the area in front of your vehicle from sid…
Texas Defensive Driving
How old do you have to be to take DD?
What are other names "Defensive Drivin…
What is the Defensive Driving course u…
Will insurance companies accept Aceabl…
Any age
Driver Safety Course (DSC), Traffic Safety Course
Dismiss a ticket, insurance discount, job requirement
We are approved by the state of Texas. It's up to the student…
How old do you have to be to take DD?
Any age
What are other names "Defensive Drivin…
Driver Safety Course (DSC), Traffic Safety Course
Driving Safely - Defensive Driving Tips
Look ahead at least ___ seconds.
When you are driving at freeway speeds…
Stay behind at least ___ seconds. This…
Most driving instructors recommend up…
12
20-30
2
4
Look ahead at least ___ seconds.
12
When you are driving at freeway speeds…
20-30
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Chapter 5 Defensive Driving
Be alert, be prepared, act in time.
Aggressive Driving
Road Rage
Highway Hypnosis
Name the three steps of the collision prevention formula
Speeding, Weaving, Tailgaiting, Etc.
Using your vehicle as a weapon
A robotic mental state some driver's experience after driving…
Be alert, be prepared, act in time.
Name the three steps of the collision prevention formula
Aggressive Driving
Speeding, Weaving, Tailgaiting, Etc.
17 terms
Chapter 5 - Defensive Driving
Middle
one car length (20 ft) per 10mph speed…
Perception distance + Reaction distanc…
The first 3-4 minutes of rainfall
Drivers should stay in the [left/middle/right] of the lane
How far back should you be from the car in front of you?
What is the stopping distance?
When are road surfaces the most slippery?
Middle
Drivers should stay in the [left/middle/right] of the lane
one car length (20 ft) per 10mph speed…
How far back should you be from the car in front of you?
Chapter 7 Defensive Driving
Scanning
Risk management
Stop-Think-Go
The Smith System
a comstant visual search of the roadway that surrounds your v…
made up of several tasks that you must perform as a driver
a three-step decision making system that you may have learned…
is a set of scanning tasks centered around five "keys"
Scanning
a comstant visual search of the roadway that surrounds your v…
Risk management
made up of several tasks that you must perform as a driver
26 terms
Unit 3 Defensive Driving
Defensive Driving
Following Distance
3 Second rule
Tailgater
Knowledge, Alertness, Anticipation, Judgement, Skill
Is the space between your car and the car in front of you
When the car driving in front of you gets to a non moving obj…
When a car is following the car in front of them too closely
Defensive Driving
Knowledge, Alertness, Anticipation, Judgement, Skill
Following Distance
Is the space between your car and the car in front of you
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