This time of year, everyone’s excited to see family and friends, take some time off work, and maybe do some traveling they’ve been looking forward to all year. With the American Automobile Association (AAA) forecasting nearly six million Floridians traveling for the year-end holidays, it’s more important than ever to focus on safety.
Take this quiz to test your knowledge of safe holiday travel.
Teens are the largest age group reported as distracted at the time of fatal crashes. If you need to send or read a text, pull over.
The answer is D: 100
Having an up-to-date ECI with the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles allows law enforcement to contact your loved ones in the event of an emergency — even across state lines.
The answer is D: All of the above
Good for you for not driving after drinking! You should also select a spot to be picked up that’s away from the roadway and where your driver can safely stop.
The answer is B: Choose a well-lit spot to be picked up
Plan frequent stops while driving long distances and always pull over anytime you begin to feel drowsy.
The answer is A: True
Always wear a seatbelt anytime you’re in a vehicle, no matter how far you’re going.
The answer is B: False