Survey the Situation
Survey the Driving Environment
While behind the wheel of your car, you face a multitude of signals, warning signs, indicators, driving behaviours, road conditions, pedestrian actions, and incidents, all requiring the ability to take note of them in an instant.
You Need All Your Senses
The complete environment is not only visual but manifests itself at all sensory levels. Visual cues are crucial, of course, but so are sound, hearing, tactile sensations and, even, smells can be important levels of awareness, while driving
To learn more about surveying your driving environment, the following sections address the various instruments required to conduct the survey, including