What should you do if an oncoming vehicle seems ready to cross your path? What should you do if an oncoming vehicle seems ready to cross your path?

  • A. Speed up and move right in your lane

  • B. Speed up and move left in your lane

  • C. Slow down and move right in your lane

  • D. Slow down and move left in your lane

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    The correct answer is D
     
    Correct. This gives the driver of the other vehicle more time to see you.
     
 
 
 

Anticipating danger with oncoming vehicles

Always assume that if a driver could cross your path, it's possible. We're all fallible and when riding a motorbike you represent a fast-moving object with a small profile which is difficult to see. It is easy to ride in blind spots, and you are easy to miss, especially if you aren't wearing high-visibility clothing.

The scenarios where another driver might pull out in front of you: