Driving Around Schools And Campuses
May 9, 2006
There are always rules when it comes to driving. After all, cars and vehicles are considered to be machines that could break and take people’s lives. That is why it is very necessary for the government to make rules and for motorists to follow them.
If you would notice, though, there are rules in driving that remain general. However, there are also rules that are specific. There are some rules when it comes to driving around streets. There are also different rules when it comes to driving in open roads, as well as in parking lots. These are not because the law would like drivers to have a hard time. These are made so as to adapt to the locations.
When driving around schools, universities, and campuses, there also are some rules to follow. If you are a student or you need something in these areas, it is important that you get there early, around five to ten minutes early. That way, you would not have to avoid the dash of people going in and out of the parking lot. When leaving the grounds, it also works the same way. Try to leave a couple of minutes late. Statistics have it that most accidents happen during this time when people are scrambling about just when classes are about to start or when classes are just over.
In areas where the parking lots are perpendicular spaces and not made for angle parking, it is advisable that you try to look for a space where you can pull straight out instead of backing out. You see, backing out in a crowded lot could get very tricky especially with many students in and about the parking lot.
If there are tips on how to drive safely inside a campus, there also are tips in doing maintenance. One of these is to purchase the right kind of parts for your vehicle. One trusted store when it comes to parts is Ford Parts Online. Its online collection of quality parts includes Ford Explorer parts among many others.
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