Online Driver Ed

1 - 4 Common courtesy is a key to traffic safety

Purpose: Introduce the student to some of the general responsibilities associated with driving, the meaning of a driver license, the importance of driver education, and the impact of the automobile on society.

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Roadway is shared by all drivers


    Safely sharing the roadway with other drivers and pedestrians is essential for avoiding accidents.
    CDH: p.44


Courtesy, makes order out of chaos


    The traffic laws and rules of the road cannot address all possible driving situations. If you remember to be courteous, you can help avoid accidents and keep traffic moving in an orderly fashion.     CDH: p.44


Courtesy, the Golden Rule


  The golden rule of driving is to treat other drivers the way you want to be treated. You should obey traffic laws, drive responsibly, and avoid taking unnecessary risks.
  CDH: p.44