Winter Driving Tips

Tips


  • Keep gas tank always over half full
  • Make sure windshield wipers and tires are in good shape
  • Check windshield washer fluid level frequently
  • Make sure your vehicle is clear of all snow and ice before you begin your journey
  • Leave plenty of distance between you and other vehicles
  • Accelerate and brake slowly and gently in the snow
  • Drive as if there were eggs on the bottom of your feet
  • Don't pass a snowplow or spreader unless it is absolutely necessary
  • Don't park on the street

Emergency Kit


Be prepared for unexpected emergency. Always carry:
  • Bag of Sand
  • Battery Cables
  • Blanket
  • Candles
  • Cell Phone
  • First Aid Kit
  • Flares
  • Flashlight
  • Folding Shovel
  • Food/Water
  • Ice Scraper
  • Map
  • Snow Brush
  • Winter Gloves