Agressive Driving FAO
Are You and Aggressive Driver? In a given circumstance it might be any of us. It is any driver operating a motor vehicle in a selfish, high-risk, or reckless manner, thereby endangering him- or herself, some other person, or someone's property.
A Driver is considered an Aggressive Driver when he or she
These driving behaviors are both unsafe and unlawful. Aggressive Drivers threaten our safety on the highway. There were over 2,880 traffic related deaths on Florida highways in 1998 alone.
Reduce Driving Stress
Aggressive Driving is often attributed to stress. Here are some ways of Reducing Driving Stress:
It Can Cost You
Aggressive driving can cost you in ways you may not have considered. Aggressive driving can lower your gas mileage by as much as 33% at highway speeds and 5% around town! Gas mileage decreases rapidly at speeds above 60 mph. Each 5 mph you drive over 60 mph is like paying an additional $0.10 per gallon for gas. Observing the speed limit is also safer.