Tips to lighten the stress of driving at night.
Daylight is increasingly scarce at this time of year, and for many drivers this means getting to work, and home again, is done under the cloak of darkness. It's a reality that can't be avoided. It's also true, however, that night driving can be challenging, and sometimes we can all use a refresher on how to tackle the roads when driving at night.
Five safety tips and reminders for driving at night
With winter on the horizon and driving in the dark inevitable, the following tips will help you overcome the nocturnal challenges that lay ahead in the coming months.
1. Make sure you can see and are seen
Clean and repair windows, mirrors, and lights that are dirty, damaged, or no longer working. Pay special attention to your vehicle's headlights, tail lights and signal lights as these are absolutely critical to ensuring you can see and will be seen by others on the road. Also, if your wiper blades no longer clear the windshield properly, replace them.